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07/26/2019 - 08/11/2019
New York (NY)

Machiko Kyo Retrospective

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Time & Location

July 26 – August 11
Metrograph (New York, NY)


Metrograph will present a retrospective of actress Machiko Kyo, who passed away at the age of 95 last May. Kyo rose to international stardom with a bravura, multifaceted performance as the female lead in Akira Kurosawa’s Rashomon. She starred in a number of internationally acclaimed Japanese film by legendary directors, including Mizoguchi, Ozu, Ichikawa, Teshigahara, and a host of other auteurs.

This program is co-presented by The Japan Foundation.

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