Documentary chronicles disappearing world of 'bosozoku'

Apr 18, 2013

Documentary chronicles disappearing world of 'bosozoku'

by Tomohiro Osaki

Once a symbol of a burgeoning postwar counterculture, the “bosozoku” are fading. Gone are the days when gangs of bikers would zoom through neighborhoods with daredevil temerity. According to the latest National Police Agency report, the number of recognized bosozoku members nationwide, which peaked ...