Intentions of Murder

(Shohei Imamura, 1964). The heroine is an ordinary housewife who is raped. Through the rape and her burgeoning sexuality, she eventually gains the strength to insists upon her rights and wins a victory over patriarchy. One of the director's major works, it's a confirmation of his belief in the basic irrationality of human existence.
Fri., Aug. 8, 8:30 p.m.; Sun., Aug. 10, 6 p.m., 2008


Sponsor Content

More Voice Choices News

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >