WOMAN OF TOKYO with live piano accompaniment by Steve Sterner
Monday, October 28
♪ Live piano accompaniment by Steve Sterner
東京の女 (Tôkyô no onna)
Director Yasujirô Ozu
Cast Yoshiko Okada, Ureo Egawa, Kinuyo Tanaka, Chishû Ryû
Screenplay Tadao Ikeda, Kôgo Noda, Yasujirô Ozu | Cinematography Hideo Shigehara
1933 | Japan | 35mm | approx. 47 min. | Silent with live piano accompaniment by Steve Sterner
A darkly tragic story of a student who refuses to believe his girlfriend, Kinuyo Tanaka, who heard that his sister Yoshiko Okada may be moonlighting as a prostitute to support his studies.
Plus TOKKAN KOZO (1929, Yasujirô Ozu) Tatsuo Saito kidnaps 6-year-old Tomio Aoki, then desperately tries to get rid of the hellion. So popular the boy took the name of the film. 35mm.