The Prince Charles Cinema

THE HUMAN CONDITION - PART 3 - A SOLDIER'S PRAYER

THE HUMAN CONDITION - PART 3 - A SOLDIER'S PRAYER

  • 1961
  • 190mins
  • Japan
  • (15)
  • Drama
Directed by Masaki Kobayashi Starring Tatsuya Nakadai, Michiyo Aratama

Part three of a trilogy. After the Japanese defeat to the Russians in the last episode, Kaji, the Japanese soldier and humanistic protagonist, leads the last remaining men through Manchuria. Intent on returning to his dear wife and his old life, Kaji faces great odds in a variety of different harrowing circumstances as he and his fellow men sneak behind enemy lines.

Tuesday 25th June