Yukio Mishima Samurai writer
This program combines extensive archival footage of Mishima; interviews with colleagues, including his biographer, Henry Scott Stoles, and two of his translators and readings by actor, John Hurt to portray Japan's immensely popular novelist, playwright, actor, and patriot of the extreme right.; In English, with portions in Japanese with English subtitles.
Macintyre, Michael; Hurt, John 1940
British Broadcasting Corporation; RM Arts (Firm); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Literature, Print Culture; Literature, Print Culture; Japan; Asian Studies; Authors, Japanese 20th century Biography
North America; United States; New Jersey
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- Physical Description
55 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
Readings by John Hurt. Executive producers, Anthony Wall, Nigel Finch ; video editor, Mike Thomas ; film editor, John Veal.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090315; Fedora 2 PID: umd:2070; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/1152; OCLC: ocm52220613; Catalog Key: alephsys003141085; Catalog Key: FFH 10056
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