WOMAN OF TOKYO
♪ Live piano accompaniment by Steve Sterner
Directed by Yasujirō Ozu
With Yoshiko Okada, Ureo Egawa, Kinuyo Tanaka
Approx. 47 min. 35mm.
Darkly tragic story of a student who finds out his sister has descended to prostitution to pay for their support.
“Ozu never made another film like this one”
– J. Hoberman
“A romantic melodrama perfectly put together”
– Donald Richie