- Anyone near Miami?
- July 1st, 2006
If you are anywhere near Miami, and interested in the combination of one of Miike's mentors,
Master Shohei Imamura (1926-2006) and Miike....here is a film festival for you!
You are invited to a July film series:
Two Great Directors: IMAMURA and MIIKE
T H E M I A M I B E A C H C I N E M A T H E Q U E
The on-going film festival where you don't just watch films, you experience them!
512 Española Way at Plaza de España (305) 67-FILMS (673-4567) www.MBCINEMA.com
Japanese New Wave Double Features:
Past and Present
Shohei IMAMURA (1926-2006) 今村 昌平
& Takashi MIIKE 三池崇史
with the support of the Consulate of Japan in Miami
With the July MBC Exhibition:
"Musings by Two Great Directors"
with Sumi-e by NAO TANAKA
07 FRI 8pm: OPENING NIGHT!
今村 昌平 IMAMURA: The Insect Woman (Nippon konchuki) (1963)
“…all is not chrysanthemums and serenity in Japan” –New York Times
Followed by the Opening Reception of the July MBC Exhibition:
"Musings by two great directors", with Sumi-e by NAO TANAKA
08 SAT 8:30pm: Two Great Directors: Imamura and Miike
三池崇史 MIIKE: Audition (Ôdischon) (1999)
"deeper, deeper, deeper, deeper….”
14 FRI 8:30pm: Two Great Directors: IMAMURA and MIIKE
今村 昌平 IMAMURA: 11’09”01 – September 11 (2003) Miami Premiere!
Eleven directors, eleven films, one story.
15 SAT Two Great Directors: Imamura and Miike
8pm: 今村 昌平 IMAMURA: The Pornographers (Jinruigaku Nyumon) (1966)
“An Ironic MASTERPIECE”—Janet Maslin New York Times
10:15pm: 三池崇史 MIIKE: City Of Lost Souls (Hyoryuu-gai) (2003)
22 SAT Two Great Directors: Imamura and Miike
8pm: 今村 昌平 IMAMURA: Vengeance Is Mine Fukushû suruwa wareniari)(1979)
“...a strikingly timeless film.” –Rich Cline Shadows On The Wall
10:30pm: 三池崇史 MIIKE: Ichi The Killer (Koroshiya 1) (2002)
“Ai wa, kanari itai (Love really hurts)”
28 FRI Japanese New Wave: Imamura and Miike
8pm: 今村 昌平 IMAMURA: Unagi (The Eel) (1997)
WINNER: Palm d’Or Cannes Film Festival
10:15pm: 三池崇史 MIIKE: Happiness of the Katakuris 2001)Miami Premiere!
"Cinema was never meant to be like this!”
For more info: www.MBCINEMA.com