Compétition internationale
46th edition
NOVEMBER 15>24, 2024, Nantes - France

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The catch

by Nagisa OSHIMA

une bête à nourir

In 1945, shortly before the Japanese surrender, the inhabitants of a mountain village take in the pilot of a plane that has just crashed nearby. Te pilot, an African American, is held captive in a sordid hut. He becomes the witness to the unhealthy tensions that reign in the village and will be held responsible, wrongly, for the death of a little girl.

  • Titre français
    le piège (Une bête à nourrir)
  • Original title
  • Titre international
    The catch
  • Photo
    Yoshitsugu Tonegawa
  • Son
    Michio Okazaki
  • Interprétation
    Rentaro Mikuni, Hugh Hard, Jun Hamamura, Toshiro Ishido
  • Production
    Shochiku co

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