About the film
suicide attempt anti-capitalism layoffs critique sociale
Blood Is Dry
Release Date: October 09, 1960
|Production Companies||:||Shochiku Co., Ltd.|
An employee in an assurance company threatens to commit suicide when management announces a massive layoff, the company uses this threat to its own advantage by turning the incident into an advertising campaign. With the success of the campaign, however, he is no longer a desperate man pointing a gun to his head, but a potential leader who wishes to take advantage of his failed suicide.