Death by Hanging


絞死刑   [ 1968 ][ 3 ]
Director: Oshima Nagisa 大島渚


Plot:A Korean man is sentenced to death by hanging, but he survives the execution. For the following two hours, his executioners try to work out how to handle the situation in this black farce.

Death by Hanging (絞死刑 Kōshikei) is a 1968 Japanese film directed by Nagisa Oshima, starring Do-yun Yu. It was acclaimed for its innovative Brechtian techniques and complex treatments of guilt and consciousness, justice, and the persecution of ethnic Koreans in Japan. Read More

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