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Cinema Kabuki 2022 Toronto

Kabuki Theatre, with origins dating back to the 1600s, has remained steeped in tradition while constantly innovating itself. Live productions, featuring some of today’s greatest Kabuki stars, are now being filmed with high resolution cameras for screening in cinemas on state-of-the-art digital projection systems and six-channel sound. Continue reading →

Fashion on Film: Takeshi Kitano’s Dolls

2002, 115 min. Directed by Takeshi Kitano Starring Miho Kanno, Hidetoshi Nishijima, Tatsuya Mihashi, Chieko Matsubara, Kyoko Fukuda, Tsutomu Takeshige Three storylines cross in Dolls: tragic lovers wander through Tokyo bound at the waist by a red cord, a disfigured … Continue reading →