Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire; Paris, Texas) stopped by the Criterion office and took a stroll through the product closet. Check out what he picked, and listen to an anecdote about running into Nagisa Oshima in the most unlikely of places.
“This is funny because your statement proves that you don't understand his films, and that's okay, Doug. Watching a film with flaccid eyes and a concrete mind will often create frustration, confusion . . .”
“I'm 57 years old and I remember my parents allowing me to watch this when I was a young boy when it would appear on PBS annually (?) . It was my all time favorite movie for many, many years and . . .”