Ninja Scroll

Ninja Scroll

A FILM BY: Yoshiaki Kawajiri
WRITTEN BY: Yoshiaki Kawajiri
STARRING: Kôichi Yamadera, Emi Shinohara, Takeshi Aono

Sponsored by ALTER | Preceded by ISOLATED (Thomas Vergara, 6 min, 2015)

In this anime film, Jubei, a highly skilled ninja, is coerced into slaying his own clan of warriors. After begrudgingly killing his fellow swordsmen, he becomes a roving hired assassin. During his travels, he must face off against an organization of demonic ninjas known as the Devils of Kimon, who are plotting to take power of Japan's government. The Devils will stop at nothing, and have the power to annihilate entire villages. Now, only Jubei and a shogun spy named Dakuan can stop them.

***In Japanese with English subtitles***


ALTER is a horror brand that explores the human condition through warped and uncanny perspectives featuring horror short films, movies, series, and more.

About ISOLATED: 

After waking up from a car crash, a young man must put together the past in order to survive a catastrophic event.

Technical Information

Production Year: 1993
Country of Origin: Japan
Language: Japanese
Run Time: 94 mins
Format: DCP