As "Zatoichi" was released in France, the TV stations TF1 and France2 interviewed Kitano and made short reportages about the film and Kitano. In French and Japanese with French subtitles. Thanks for Martin Lang of for making them available.

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TF1 reportage on "Zatoichi" (2:11) [asf]
France 2 reportage on "Zatoichi" (2:33) [real media]