Film Club: Ikiru
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Akira Kurosawa’s film examines the struggles of a terminally ill Tokyo bureaucrat and his final quest for meaning
In Japanese with English subtitles
Director: Akira Kurosawa
Rated: R for language, nudity, some violence
Runtime: 143 minutes
Cast: Britta Barnes, Peter Gonzales Falcon, Fiona Florence
The film examines the struggles of a terminally ill Tokyo bureaucrat and his final quest for meaning. The screenplay was partly inspired by Leo Tolstoy’s 1886 novella The Death of Ivan Ilyich.
One of the greatest achievements by Akira Kurosawa, “Ikiru” shows the director at his most compassionate—affirming
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