Tora-san’s Dear Old Home
1972, 107 min., 35mm, color. Directed by Yoji Yamada. With Kiyoshi Atsumi, Chieko Baisho and Sayuri Yoshinaga.
In the historic, charming city of Kanazawa, Tora-san befriends a group of 3 young women who all adore Tora-san’s goofiness, but shy, pretty Utako particularly catches his eye. A few weeks later, Utako visits Tora-san in Shimabata to cheer her up when her grumpy father refuses to let her marry the man she loves.
This film is part of the Monthly Classics series, Best of Tora-san.
$11/$7 Japan Society members, students & seniors
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- Friday, February 13, 2009
- 7:30 pm