Third Window Films has announced that Onoda: 10,000 Nights in the Jungle will come to UK and Irish cinemas this April.
AboutOnoda: 10,000 Nights in the Jungle Japan, 1944. Trained for intelligence work, Hiroo Onoda, 22 years old, discovers a philosophy contrary to the official line: no suicide, stay alive whatever happens, the mission is more important than anything else. Sent to Lubang, a small island in the Philippines where the Americans are about to land, his role will be to wage a guerilla war until the return of the Japanese troops. The Empire will surrender soon after, but for Onoda and his men, the war will go on for 10,000 more days.
Third Window Films will also release the film on Blu-ray and VOD from 16th May 2022. The Blu-ray will also include interviews with actor Kanji Tsuda, director Arthur Harari, DOP Tom Harari and assistant director Benjamin Papin.