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353 Ratings

The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On

Yuki Yukite shingun

Directed by Kazuo Hara
Japan, 1987
Drama

Synopsis

In this landmark documentary, Kenzo Okuzaki, a veteran of Japan’s WWII campaign in New Guinea, painstakingly tracks down the former military officers responsible for the strange deaths of several of his fellow soldiers.

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The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On Directed by Kazuo Hara

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1987 | Winner: Caligari Film Award

International Film Festival Rotterdam

1988 | Winner: KNF Award

Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente

2011

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1989 | 2nd place: Best Documentary/Non-Fiction Film

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