Face of Another (Tanin no kao, 1966)

From Brushed in Light: Calligraphy in East Asian Cinema by Markus Nornes

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  • Figure 0.10. The main character in Face of Another (Tanin no kao, 1966) spent much of the film with bandages wrapping his face. At the end, his face is still covered, this time by calligraphy—his eyes peeping out of two holes in the character.