Werner Herzog's 'The Twilight World' is inspired by a WWII Japanese holdout officer
07 July 2022
Hiroo Onoda was a Japanese intelligence officer during World War II, stationed on a small island in the Philippines. When the Japanese army evacuated, Onoda stayed and fought for 29 more years, living in the jungle and resisting all attempts to convince him the war was over. Renowned filmmaker Werne...