Tokyo: Shochiku, Circa 1959. Draft script for the 1959 Japanese film. Text and titles in Japanese. With holograph pencil annotations throughout, ostensibly noting the placement of a certain character's lines.
Angered by their parents' refusal to buy them a television set, two young brothers decide to go on a silence strike against all adults, leading to a number of comic misunderstandings in their tight-knit community.
Set in a suburb of Tokyo.
White titled wrappers. 16 leaves, with last page of text numbered 31. Mimeograph duplication, printed on rectos and versos. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good, lightly foxed with some wear to the binding, with perfect binding.
Rosenbaum 1000. Criterion Collection 84. Vogel, Film as a Subversive Art.