The Burmese Harp (1956)

The Burmese Harp (1985 film)
The Burmese Harp (1985 film) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Burmese Harp is a haymaker of an antiwar film from Japanese moviemaker Kon Ichikawa,  in which a soldier escapes death in Burma by masquerading as a Buddhist priest, then finds himself transformed by the horrors of war into a holy man dedicated to burying the countless dead.

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