The Sun

The Sun (Solntse) (2005)

The Sun (Solntse) first published by Film4, Feb 2006 Summary: In Aleksandr Sokurov’s intimate portrayal of an era’s end, Issei Ogata’s Emperor Hirohito must surrender his own contradictory identity in order to bring peace to a devastated Japan.  Review: In the opening scene of The Sun (The Solntse), the Emperor Hirohito (Issei Ogata) is taking breakfast…