Onoda: 10,000 Nights In The Jungle (2021)
It's the end of 1944. Japan is losing the war. Hiroo Onoda is sent to an island in the Philippines just before the American landing. The handful of soldiers that he takes with him into the jungle keep fighting, not realising the war is over.
The Sun (2004)
One of Emperor Hirohito last days before the Japanese surrender in 1945.
Yi Yi (2000)
Study of a Taipei family at an intense moment of their evolution when father questions his life, mother goes into a Buddhist retreat and daughter falls in love.
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