Fires on the Plain (1959) – Dir. Ichikawa Kon, 104 mins. – Center for Korean Studies – 2:30 pm


In the closing days of WWII remnants of the Japanese army in Leyte are abandoned by their command and face certain starvation.

Professor Ken Ito (EALL/Japanese) introduces the film and leads Q&A.

In Japanese with English sub-titles.

 

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