Directed By – Nagisa Ôshima
Screenplay By – Nagisa Ôshima
Cinematography By – Takashi Kawamata
Starring Miyuki Kuwano & Yûsuke Kawazu
Before watching Cruel Story of Youth (aka Naked Youth) my friend told me it was the Japanese version of Rebel Without a Cause. After viewing, it’s a darn good comparison but it’s clear that Cruel Story is a much bleaker film. A much bleaker film.
God Bless America