The Targeted Village

JAPAN / 2013 / Japanese, English / Color, B&W / 91 min
Mikami Chie


In Okinawa, the people of Takae village are convicted by the Japanese government for obstructing traffic in their struggle against the construction of new helipads. Their story embodies U.S. military strategy dating back to the Vietnam War, the blocking of the gates to the Futenma base, and their town’s rage against their state.

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