Suicide (2001)

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  • Director

    Richard Alwyn

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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  • Secret Life of Japan


This programme looks at the story of Hideo Ebisawa, a devoted executive in a small electronics firm who committed suicide when his company was unable to pay the bills. It also looks at the recent phenomenal rise in Japan's suicide rate and examines the devastating consequences it has had on society.

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