Japanese actor in Scorsese’s ‘Silence’ drawn to recurring theme | Taiwan News

TOKYO (AP) – Violence vibrates in Shinya Tsukamoto’s early films, plunging the stories into nightmarish fantasies as in the award-winning 1989 film “Tetsuo”, which ridicules middle-class compliance with a human-turned-human metamorphosis. machine. His most recent works still portray violence, although the Japanese director says the nature of violence has changed – from a fanciful “cyberpunk” horror to a gruesome reality. …