Tag: Poverty

Death by Hanging [1968]: A Brilliant, Provocative Work of a Anti-Authoritarian

The way director Oshima satirizes the government officials may make viewers to accuse Oshima of treating them as farcical puppets rather than human characters. It is a tone, which may alienate a few, but I feel it’s the best way to observe the cogs of imperialist society, whose so-called ‘good intentions’ are just a hypocritical veil.