Dir. Akira Kurosawa (1970).
An under-appreciated experiment, Kurosawa’s first color film is something like a Pop Art remake of The Lower Depths—full of stylized perfs and entirely shot on vast garbage dump on the outskirts of Tokyo.
Tue., Dec. 14, 2 & 7 p.m., 2010
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 1, 2010