To Live

Akira Kurosawa / Japan 1952 / 143 min. / DCP
An existential drama from contemporary Japan about the announced death inspired by novels of F. M. Dostoevsky and J. W. Goethe became a manifesto of the director‘s conception of humanism. The story of an insignificant municipal official is told in a complex narrative form influenced by Orson Welles‘ Citizen Kane.

Screenings

Saturday 07.08.2021
13:00 - 15:33
Theatre of Moravian Slovakia
Director: Akira Kurosawa / Japan 1952 / 143 + 10 min. / DCP / japanese / electronic czech subtitles, english subtitles
Introduction: Jana Jedličková

Additional info

Directed by
Akira Kurosawa
Screenplay
Akira Kurosawa, Šinobu Hašimoto, Hideo Oguni
Photography
Asakazu Nakai
Music
Fumio Hajasaka
Cast
Takaši Šimura (Kanži Watanabe), Šin‘iči Himori (Kimura), Haruo Tanaka (Sakai), Minoru Čiaki (Noguči), Miki Odagiri (Toyo Odagiri), Bokuzen Hidari (Ohara), Kamatari Fudžiwara (Ono), Makoto Kobori (Kiiči Watanabe) ad.