- 1h 28min
- Directed by: Akira Kurosawa
- Written by: Akira Kurosawa, Eijirō Hisaita, Fyodor Dostoevsky (novel)
- Cast: Setsuko Hara, Yoshiko Kuga, Toshirō Mifune, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura, Noriko Sengoku
- Language: Japanese
Responsible for introducing Japanese cinema to the world market, this extraordinary film recounts four people's versions of a violent incident involving a nobleman and a bandit.
Reviews & features
British Film Institute Akira Kurosawa Centenary7 Jul 2010
This very impressive British Film Institute touring programme finally reaches the west. Among the many highlights are a new digital restoration of Rashomon plus rare outings for his 1948 gangster flick Drunken Angel and his 1952 dissection of class and…
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