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No Regrets for Our Youth

No Regrets for Our Youth

Source of Film

Hotsumi Ozeki
  • No Regrets for Our Youth
  • screenplay by Eijirō Hisaita

Based on the story of executed Sino-Japanese spy Hotsumi Ozaki [left] in 1944, it also alludes to the mass faculty resignation at Kyoto University in 1932. Both stories reflect the strong antipathy to Soviet Communism in Japan during the 1930s.

Director Detail

Akira Kurosawa
  • Akira Kurosawa
  • Photo Chemical Laboratories (later incorporated into Toho)
  • (1936-1937)
  • Toho
  • (1938-1947)
  • Daiei
  • (1948-1951)
  • Toho
  • (1952-1956)
  • Kurosawa Productions
  • (1957-1998)

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Film Synopsis

1 hour, 50 minutes

Based on a true story, a university student falls for an anti-war protester just before World War II. Akira Kurosawa directs Setsuko Hara and Susumu Fujita.

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