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This docudrama by [[Performer~P95358~Kon Ichikawa~konichikawa]] is based on a real-life incident that took place in 1950. The Temple of the Golden Pavilion (also the title of a novel on the subject by [[Performer~P49588~Yukio Mishima~yukiomishima]]) rests in the northern hills of Kyoto. The original pavilion was a villa constructed by the Shogun Yoshimitsu (1358-1409) as a place for leisurely relaxation. After he died, the gold-leafed building was given over for religious use as a temple. As this drama...more