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Mifune: The Last Samurai to screen this Friday in NYC!

November 23, 2016 by  



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Catch MIFUNE: THE LAST SAMURAI at the IFC Center in New York THIS FRIDAY November 25th

and nationwide December 2nd

 

Get tickets for IFC Center HERE!

 

Find the complete list of play dates below!

Don’t forget to check out the retrospective at Laemmle’s Ahrya Fine Arts along with MIFUNE: THE LAST SAMURAI:

12/03 – SAMURAI REBELLION

12/04 – HIDDEN FORTRESS

12/04 – HIGH & LOW

12/08 – THRONE OF BLOOD

 

PLAY DATES:

11/25/16    IFC Center  New York, NY

12/02/16    Laemmle-Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre  Beverly Hills, CA

12/02/16    Landmark’s Kendall Square Cinema  Cambridge, MA

12/09/16    Landmark Theatres  San Francisco, CA

12/09/16    Landmark’s Shattuck Cinemas  Berkeley, CA

12/16/16    Sie Film Center  Denver, CO

12/16/16    Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Ctr  New Orleans, LA

12/16/16    Parkway Theatre  Pittsburgh, PA (McKee’s Rock)

01/06/17    Jean Cocteau Cinema  Santa Fe, NM

01/06/17    Grand Illusion  Seattle, WA

02/03/17    Landmark’s Ken Cinema  San Diego, CA

 

Directed by Steven Okazaki

Narrated by Keanu Reeves

Features Interviews with Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Teruyo Nogami, Kyoko Kagawa, Yoshio Tsuchiya, Takeshi Kato and Yoko Tsukasa

 

Mifune: The Last Samurai, a new film by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steven Okazaki, explores the accidental movie career of Toshiro Mifune, one of the true giants of world cinema.  Mifune made 16 remarkable films with director Akira Kurosawa during the Golden Age of Japanese Cinema, including Rashomon, Seven Samurai and Yojimbo.  Together they thrilled audiences and influenced filmmaking around the world, providing direct inspiration for not only The Magnificent Seven and Sergio Leone and Clint Eastwood’s breakthrough, A Fistful of Dollars, but also George Lucas’ Star Wars.

 

Mifune – wry, charismatic and deadly – re-invented the modern movie hero.  “A lot of people try to imitate Mifune,” says Steven Spielberg, “especially when they’re playing strong and silent, but nobody can.  He was unique in all the world.”

 

Watch the trailer:

https://youtu.be/hQ1dkl1ul-s






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