All of Oshima's films deal in a challenging and committed way with specifically Japanese questions and problems. Death by Hanging is an 'absurd' comedy about the situation of Korean immigrants in Japan, centering on a state execution that goes wrong, mounted as a sort of witty Brechtian argument.
Death by Hanging
Cast and crew
|Screenwriter:||Tsutomu Tamura, Mamoru Sasaki, Michinori Faukao, Nagisa Oshima|