Suicide Volunteers (Tokko Shigan)


Year: 2013
Country: JAPAN
Run Time: 25 minutes

This film is based on a true story depicting the life of Commander Fujii, a flight school instructor who sacrificed his life in the suicide attacks at the end of World War II, December 1944. With defeat on the horizon, the Japanese military commits to desperate tactics via suicide attacks.

CIFF Screenings

Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 2:00 PM
This screening is on Stand By.

Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:00 PM
This screening is on Stand By.

Shorts Program
Shorts Program 6

Kenshow Onodera

Yuji Kakizaki

Kenshow Onodera

Shigeo Kobayashi

Kenshow Onodera

Principal Cast
Mitsuki Koga, Yuka Takeshima, Yuji Shikano, Yuji Kakizaki

Print Source

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