Onoda - 10,000 Nights in the Jungle (2021)

  • Industry Selects, Drama
  • 2h 45m
  • Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Japan

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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