SilenceDecember 23, 2016
Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.
HarakiriSeptember 11, 1963
Peace in 17th-century Japan causes the Shogunate's breakup of warrior clans, throwing thousands of samurai out of work and into poverty. An honorable end to such fate under the samurai code is ritual suicide, or hara-kiri.
SekigaharaAugust 26, 2017
In the year 1600, a battle determines the future ruler for Japan and the beginning of the rise of the Tokugawa shogunate.