The Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice

Gentle Giant: Yasujirô Ozu
(NR) Japan – 1 hr 56 min – with subtitles  
1952 · d. Yasujirô Ozu   Official Site
Starring Shin Saburi, Michiyo Kogure, Keiko Tsushima

New 4K Restoration! In a rapidly westernizing Japan, the arranged marriage of cosmopolitan Takeo and her reliable but humdrum hubby drifts into routine and mundanity. Sneaking off for a weekend getaway, Takeo must come to terms with her true needs. With his characteristically humane touch, Ozu elevates this moving character study into a meditation on marriage and fulfillment. 

Shown in conjunction with the film course Ozu and the Crucible of Modernity, this screening will be introduced by the course's instructor, Paul Wright, Ph.D.

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Monday, April 297:15pm