Onoda - 10 000 Nights in the Jungle / COMPLETED

  • Director : Arthur Harari
  • Producers : bathysphere, To Be Continued, Ascent Films, Pandora Film Production, Chipangu, Frakas Production, Anti-Archive
  • Actors : ENDŌ Yūya, TSUDA Kanji, NAKANO Taiga, MATSUURA Yūya, CHIBA Tetsuya and KATŌ Shinsuke
  • Genre : Drama
  • Nationality : France, Japan, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Cambodia
  • Duration : 165 min


Japan, 1944. Trained for intelligence work, Hiroo Onoda, 22 years old, discovers a philosophy contrary to the official line : no suicide, stay alive whatever happens, the mission is more important than anything else.
Sent to Lubang, a small island in the Philippines where the Americans are about to land, his role will be to wage a guerilla war until the return of the Japanese troops.
The Empire will surrender soon after, Onoda 10.000 days later.

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