Original Title: XX (eksus kurosu): makyô densetu
Directed by: Kenta Fukasaku
Distributed by: Sarawak Media Corporation
With a hit movie on his hands, Kenji Fukasaku understood that a follow up was in demand, and after directing the video game Clock Tower 3 for games giant CapCom, Battle Royale 2: Requiem was on the slate. But fate had different plans for the master, and after being diagnosed with terminal cancer with only a few months to live, Kenji, choosing his passion and love for filmmaking ignored his doctor’s advice to stay in hospital for treatment kick-started the production instead. After directing one scene with iconic Japanese Actor/Director Takeshi Kitano, Kenji left the production and after handing directorial responsibilities to his son Kenta, the Masterful Kenji Fukasaku passed away on the 12th of January 2003.