The UK Asia Center and the Japan Studies Program are bringing Japanese Films of the 1960’s to Lexington for the Japan Foundation’s annual film series. Show time is 9:30pm and the films represent the work of five important directors working in five different gernres:
10/21 “The Face of Another” a science fiction film directed by Teshigahara Hiroshi
11/4 “Yearning” a drama directed by Naruse Mikio
11/11 “Age of Assassins” a comedy by Okamoto Kihachi
11/18 “The Fort of Death” an action film directed by Kudo Eiichi
11/23 UK faculty member Masamichi Inoue will lead a lecture and discussion. NOTE: This will NOT take place at the Kentucky Theatre but will be held in the UK Whitehall Classroom building room 212 at 12:30pm.
For more information visit the Asia Center website