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2023 Seven Samurai - The Greatest Foreign Language Film Ever - A Film by Akira Kurosawa
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Date: Saturday, 28 January, 2023       Time: 3:00 pm
Map of JACCC: Aratani Japan America Theatre, Little Tokyo (Performing Arts), 244 S. San Pedro Street

2023 Seven Samurai is a masterpiece of world cinema directed by Akira Kurosawa. The classic story follows seven samurai who are hired by a small village to protect them from bandits. It stars Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Yoshio Inaba, Daisuke Katō, Isao Kimura and Minoru Chiaki.

The film was a critical and commercial success, and it has been credited as one of the most influential films ever made in any language. The themes and characters have inspired numerous remakes, including Hollywood's The Magnificent Seven (1960).

Kurosawa's direction is filled with visual innovation and stunning cinematography. He uses a combination of long shots, close-ups and deep focus to create a sense of tension and suspense throughout the film.

The acting is equally impressive, with Mifune's performance as the leader of the samurai garnering deserved attention. His delivery of lines are both powerful and emotive, but he also conveys much through his expressions and body language.

The film is truly a masterpiece of world cinema and one that deserves to be seen by everyone. It stands as a testament to Kurosawa's genius and is a must-see for any fan of the medium. 2023 Seven Samurai will go down in history as one of the greatest foreign language films ever made.

Event Date
Sat, Jan 28, 2023

3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Aratani Theatre, 244 S. San Pedro St., Los Angeles, CA, 90012

Standard $10
Senior $5 (must show ID upon check-in)

2023 Seven Samurai -  Film by Akira Kurosawa

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