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Cruel Story of Youth

Seishun zankoku monogatari

Directed by Nagisa Ôshima
Japan, 1960


Nagisa Oshima’s second feature is a shocking tale of youthful delinquency in post-Hiroshima Japan. Conveying the pent-up sexuality and disillusionment among Japan’s post-war generation it tells the story of teenage lovers Makoto and Kiyoshi.

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Cruel Story of Youth Directed by Nagisa Ôshima

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