Film past event

Matsugane Potshot Affair (Matsugane ransha jiken)

July 9, 2007
Matsugane Potshot Affair (Matsugane ransha jiken)

Monday, July 9 at 8:45 pm
Wednesday, July 11 at 6:30 pm


From the director of Linda Linda Linda!


U.S. Premiere. 2006, 112 min., 35mm, color. Directed by Nobuhiro Yamashita. With Hirofumi Arai, Takashi Yamanaka, Tomokazu Miura.

A woman lies dead in the snow as a little boy curiously feels her breasts under her shirt. Unraveling the dirty secrets and dysfunctional pathos of the inhabitants of small town Matsugane, Yamashita follows famed director Shohei Imamura’s lead in showcasing adultery, incest and murder, adding his signature black humor and characters that are at once despicable and charming.


Tickets: $10/ $7 members & seniors/ $4.50 students*. Purchase tickets online below or call the Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon-Fri, 10 am – 4:45 pm.

Wednesday, July 11 at 6:30 pm:




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* The Special Student Discount, reduced from $10 to $4.50, is made possible by the generous support of The Globus Family (Ticket discount is available for the first 700 tickets).

See overview of JAPAN CUTS: Festival of New Japanese Film.

View trailer on YouTube (in Japanese).

  • July 9, 2007
  • 8:45 pm