Wings of Defeat

Wings of Defeat is a 2007 documentary feature film in which former Kamikaze pilots reveal they were not fanatics but were ordered to die by a desperate military. Wings of Defeat, broadcast on the PBS Independent Lens series in May 2009, was awarded the 2009 Erik Barnouw Award by the Organization of American Historians.


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    director Risa Morimoto
    events aviation military aviation
    producer Linda Hoaglund
    theme documentary