Watch this video and more on Criterion Channel

Watch this video and more on Criterion Channel


Japon • 2h 14m

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  • A Conversation with Carlos Reygadas

    This conversation between filmmakers Carlos Reygadas and Amat Escalante was recorded for the Criterion Collection in November 2017. They discuss Japón’s origins, inspirations, and production

  • Deleted Scene

    When Japón premiered at the Rotterdam Film Festival in 2002, it featured a different ending, showing the crash that concludes the film, not just its aftermath. The scene is presented here as it appeared in that version.

  • Production Diary

    Actor Alejandro Ferretis (“the man”) documented the shooting of Japón with a Hi8 camera and edited his memories into the film presented here. The material is the best available in terms of picture and sound quality.