The face of another

The face of another

DVD - 2007 | Japanese | Special ed.
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Okuyama, after being burned and disfigured in an industrial accident and estranged from his family and friends, agrees to his psychiatrist's radical experiment: a face transplant, created from the mold of a stranger. As Okuyama is thus further alienated from the world around him, he finds himself giving in to his darker temptations.


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SLPL_Studio Mar 08, 2018

An engineer is severely burned in an industrial accident and is given a face transplant from a total stranger. This surreal and layered film is part of a thematic trilogy from director Hiroshi Teshigahara that includes Woman in the Dunes.

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