During the Second World War, Japanese conscientious objector Kaji works as a supervisor in a Manchurian prison camp. He hopes to avoid duty as a soldier, but he also hopes to be helpful to the welfare of his prisoners. But an escape attempt by Chinese prisoners results in Kaji’s arrest for collusion. He faces the possibility of transferral to combat–or worse.
|Tagline:||The Immortal Story|
|Cast:||Akio Isono, Akira Ishihama, Akira Tani, Akitake Kôno, Chikage Awashima, Eijirō Tōno, Eitarō Ozawa, Haruko Chichibu, Hisashi Taki, Hōsei Komatsu, Ineko Arima, Isao Suenaga, Jun Ôtomo, Jun Tanizaki, Junji Masuda, Junkichi Orimoto, Kanji Ōsugi, Keiji Sada, Keiji Tsuchida, Kōji Mitsui, Kôji Nanbara, Kyû Sazanka, Masami Maehata, Masao Mishima, Michiyo Aratama, Nobuo Nakamura, Nobuo Takagi, Ryuji Kita, Seiji Miyaguchi, Shinichirō Minami, Shinsuke Ashida, Sō Yamamura, Sue Mitobe, Taiji Tonoyama, Takamaru Sasaki, Tatsuya Nakadai, Teruko Kishi, Tokuko Sugiyama, Torahiko Hamada, Tōru Abe, Toshiko Kobayashi, Tsuneko Sasaki, Yasushi Nagata, Yoshio Kosugi, Zenichi Inagawa|