AKIRA KUROSAWA | JAPAN, FRANCE | 1985 | 162 MIN | R | JAPANESE | 4K
The final epic in Akira Kurosawa’s unparalleled filmography reimagines the thrilling drama of King Lear and Japanese history as a grand, visually stunning, and bloody war between a fractured family vying for the throne.
Cast: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu
Part of the Philadelphia Film Society’s FILM ESSENTIALS series.
With Film Essentials at the Philadelphia Film Center, PFS is giving audiences the chance to experience some of cinema’s greatest treasures as they were meant to be seen: on the biggest screen in Center City!
FRI MAR 3 | 7:00 PM
PFS Bourse | 400 Ranstead St
FRI MAR 24 | 6:00 PM
Philadelphia Film Center | Mainstage | 1412 Chestnut St