Cinematiq repurposes stills from the 1989 release of "Shôgun Iemitsu no ranshin - Gekitotsu".
Details of the copper mine explosion on 16mm film can be seen in the temples of this Havannah Marius.
In the Shogun's Shadow Iemitsu, Tokugawa Shogun III, hates his eldest son Takechiyo. He orders Takechiyo to an initiation rite in Yedo.
Takechiyo lives far away under the surveillance of Hotta Masamori. Hotta suspects treachery, but he can not ignore the direct command of the Shogun.