The Two faces of Japan

Japan, 1962

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A documentary of social, political and economic life in Japan today. Interviews the Japanese Prime Minister, Mr Ikeda and the late Leader of the Opposition, who was tragically assassinated a few days later. Gives insight into the conflicting influences of East and West in studies of the daily lives of four typical Japanese - a fashion model, a university student, a skilled worker in the Kobe Kawasaka Dockyard, and an Osaka suburban housewife.

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Associated-Rediffusion

Intertel

director

Peter Morley

Duration

00:51:28:00

Production places
Japan
Production dates
1962

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