Film Series

Two Beats by Kitano

 
 
Apr 16—Apr 17, 2013
 
 
 
 
 
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Actor-director Takeshi “Beat” Kitano is one of Japan’s most distinctive voices; his idiosyncratic style combines eye-popping violence, deadpan humor, and disarming wellsprings of emotion. According to Dave Kehr, he is “the one-man embodiment of the great contemporary period the Japanese cinema never had.”


 
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PAST EVENTS
Film
Fireworks
 

An offbeat, operatically violent portrait of an ex-cop and his dying wife. 

Tue, Apr 16, 2013
 
 
Film
Sonatine
 

Kitano redefined the yakuza film with this offbeat portrait of an aging mobster.

Wed, Apr 17, 2013