The Sun

  |  Book Tickets: 09/12/2011
  |  Buy to Own: 20/02/2006
  |  Watch Now: 26/11/2009
  |  115 min
Rated PG by the BBFC


Russian director Alexandr Sukorov turns his attention to Japanese Emperor Hirohito (Issei Ogata) in the final part of his trilogy examining the wartime dictators. Examining the events leading up to Hirohito's momentous radio broadcast for unconditional surrender, and the Emperor's meeting with General MacArthur (Robert Dawson) Sokurov explores the psychology of defeat as Hirohito prepares to renounce his divine status.

Contains some mild language and war imagery
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