#451: Death by Hanging

awywpzsvuzd0nuv3oqixtrglt0y#451 – Death by Hanging, (絞死刑), 1968, Nagisa Ōshima

A Korean man is sentenced to death in Japan but survives his execution, sending the authorities into a panic about what to do next.


#713: Boy

4a5mszkew0mecpyqtrpq8uogil8#713 – Boy, (少年), 1969, Nagisa Ōshima

A family of four lives off of scams in which they pretend to be injured by automobiles. After suffering an injury during the war, the father believes he is an invalid. He and his wife have a 10-year-old boy and another, younger boy. The adults pretend to be injured by autos in crowded traffic, blackmailing the fearful motorists with threats to call in the police.