Fighting Elegy (Original screenplay for the 1966 film). Author: Suzuki, Seijun (director); Kaneto Shindo (screenwriter); Takashi Suzuki (novel); Hideki Takahashi, Junko Asano, Yusuke Kawazu, Chikako Miyagi (starring) Title: Fighting Elegy (Original screenplay for the 1966 film) Publication: Tokyo: Nikkatsu, 1966. Description: Draft script for the 1966 film. Based on a novel by Takashi Suzuki, a repressed, Catholic young man living in a boardinghouse is infatuated with the landlady's daughter and when he cannot express his feelings, he turns to violence. He joins a gang and begins a fighting routine, exploiting the weakness of classmates.
Set in Okayama, shot on location in Japan. Red titled perfect bound wrappers. 113 leaves, with last page of text numbered 19. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine. Subject: 1960s Cinema, Action Film, Comedy, Film Scripts, Films with Literary Sources, Japanese Cinema.
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