Tag Archive for 'Shohei Imamura'

Pigs & Battleships (including Stolen Desire) (Masters of Cinema) is to be released in the UK as a Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD on June 27 2011

Considered part of the Japanese new-wave of cinema, Pigs & Battle ships is Shôhei Imamura’s fifth film, and is a portrait of the wannabe-Yakuza subculture in the U.S. Navy occupied area of Yokosuka.  It’s a chaotic tale of petty thugs, strong minded women, gangsters, and much more who are all battling for control over the […]