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The Anabasis of May and Fusako Shigenobu, Masao Adachi, and 27 years without Images

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Directed by Eric Baudelaire | 01:06 | 2011 | France

As the screenwriter for directors such as Nagisa Oshima and Kōji Wakamatsu, Masao Adachi was deeply involved with the left-wing radical politics of his time. After a trip to Lebanon to meet the notorious Japanese United Red Army, he decided to join them. Masao Adachi was arrested in 2001 and forced to return to Japan. Director Eric Baudelaire uncovers one of the best-kept secrets of Japanese cinema and society.

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