PP Rider (Shonben raida)

  • Shinji Somai /
  • Japan /
  • 1983 /
  • 118 mins

Tatsuya Fuji, Michiko Kawai, Masatoshi Nagase / Fiction / Japanese

Three high-school students tangle with indulgent yakuza and lackadaisical police as they set out in search of the class bully, who has been kidnapped. Their bizarre, distinctively Somai-esque journey involves some of the director’s most astonishing long takes.

Print courtesy of The National Film Center of The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.

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