Yukio Mishima in a still from Mishima: The Last Debate (category: I, Japanese) directed by Keisuke Toyoshima.
Yukio Mishima in a still from Mishima: The Last Debate (category: I, Japanese) directed by Keisuke Toyoshima.

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Mishima: The Last Debate movie review – documentary sheds new light on Yukio Mishima, Japanese literary giant turned nationalist firebrand

  • One of post-war Japan’s most controversial figures, Yukio Mishima railed against the country’s adoption of Western democratic values in the 1960s
  • Keisuke Toyoshima’s film about a 1969 Tokyo University debate between Mishima and leftist students is a compelling time capsule of a volatile moment in history

Topic |   Asian cinema: Japanese films
Yukio Mishima in a still from Mishima: The Last Debate (category: I, Japanese) directed by Keisuke Toyoshima.
Yukio Mishima in a still from Mishima: The Last Debate (category: I, Japanese) directed by Keisuke Toyoshima.
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