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Yukio Mishima Samurai writer

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Alternate title:Strange case of Yukio Mishima
Summary: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.
Contributor:Macintyre, Michael
Hurt, John 1940
Provider:British Broadcasting Corporation
RM Arts (Firm)
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Authors, Japanese 20th century Biography
Mishima, Yukio 1925-1970
Credits:Readings by John Hurt. Executive producers, Anthony Wall, Nigel Finch ; video editor, Mike Thomas ; film editor, John Veal.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Films@UM Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Japan
Asian Studies
Collection:Films@UM
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