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65 Ratings

Barren Illusions

Ôinaru gen'ei

Directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa
Japan, 1999
Drama, Romance


A razor-sharp dissection of contemporary Japanese culture which depicts its subject as being so devoid of its own identity that it’s almost completely co-opted by a culture that engenders repetitive, non-thinking behavior.

Barren Illusions Directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa

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