1953. Japan. Dir: Kenji Mizoguchi. With Masayuki Mori, Machiko Kyo. 94 min.
Amidst the tumultuous war-making in medieval Japan, a wannabe samurai and an ambitious potter fail to impress their devoted wives in their efforts at social advancement. Mizoguchi’s most acclaimed film reveals the depth and meditative beauty that epitomizes classic Japanese cinema.
Date: Tonight, April 11th
Place: Goldsmith Family Cinema
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