Summary: Japanese film director who challenged authority with the grotesque and sexual whose 2010 film Caterpillar depicts a soldier during imperialist Japan's pillaging of neighboring China who returns scarred and with no arms or legs but with an ample libido.
Cause of Death: Injuries after being struck by a taxicab
Born: October 1, 1936
Died: October 17, 2012
Location: Tokyo, Japan