Archive Cinema City 2014.

Why don’t you play in Hell?

Jigoku de naze warui

Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Year: 2013
Duration: 119 min

Director: Sion Sono
Scenario: Sion Sono

Cast: Jun Kunimura, Shinichi Tsutsumi, Hiroki Hasegawa, Gen Hoshino

Programme selection: 360°


Muto and Ikegami are two gangsters who hate each other, but Ikegami is in love with Muto's actress daughter Michiko. Meanwhile, Muto attempts to make his wife Shizue's dream come true which is to have their daughter appear in a movie. Koji, who is just a passerby, is mistaken for a movie director. Koji then requests to independent film director Hirata to cast Michiko as the leading actress in his film. Their situation soon goes completely wrong.

Original language: Japanese
Subtitle: English, Serbian
Producer: Takeshi Suzuki, Takuyuki Matsuno

Filmography: Love Song (1984), I Am Sion Sono!! (doc. short, 1985), Ai (short, 1986), A Man's Hanamichi (1986), Kessen! Joshiryo tai Danshiryo (1988), Bicycle Sighs (1991), Heya: The Room (1992), Bad Film (1995), Keiko Desu Kedo (1997), Dankon: The Man (1998), Kaze (1998), 0cm4 (short, 1998), Utsushimi (1998), Aru Hisokanaru Tsubo tachi (2000), Chichi no Hi (2001), Suicide Club (2001), Prom Night (2002), Otona ni Nattara (Nô-pantsu gâruzu: Movie box-ing2, 2004), Into a Dream (2005), Strange Circus (2005), Noriko's Dinner Table (2006), Hazard (2006), Kikyu Club, Sonogo (2006), Exte (2007), Love Exposure (2008), Make the Last Wish (2008), Be Sure to Share (2009), Cold Fish (2011), Guilty of Romance (2011), Himizu (2012), The Land of Hope (2012), Why Don't You Play in Hell? (2013).