Monthly Archives: February 2016

Police raid far-left Kakurōkyō faction over Yokota Air Base attack, arrest six

It’s crackdown season — but isn’t it always? Security police have carried out raids on three covert bases allegedly linked to the “non-mainstream” faction of Kakurōkyō, the far-left group with a history of mortar attacks on US military facilities over … Continue reading

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Masao Adachi’s Artist of Fasting opens in Tokyo

My short preview of the new Masao Adachi film, Artist of Fasting, has been published on the ArtAsiaPacific website. I first wrote about Adachi’s latest effort when it was announced for the inaugural season of Asian Arts Theatre in South … Continue reading

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