A black-and-white poster of "Harakiri" is visible.
The protagonist sits in the middle of the room refecting on flashbacks leading to the present
When a segment on films in competition looks at Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai, David Stratton mentions that it is a remake of this movie.
Opening shots of the sword fight pay homag
The film is shown and talked about in the cinema class scene.