Mifune: The Last Samurai | Denver Film Society | Steven Okazaki | USA

Mifune: The Last Samurai

Steven Okazaki

English, JapaneseEnglish SubtitlesUSA201580 min

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Overview

ENDS THURSDAY 12/22/17.

Mifune: The Last Samurai, a new film by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steven Okazaki, explores the accidental movie career of Toshiro Mifune, one of the true giants of world cinema. Mifune made 16 remarkable films with director Akira Kurosawa during the Golden Age of Japanese Cinema, including Rashomon, Seven Samurai and Yojimbo. Together they thrilled audiences and influenced filmmaking around the world, providing direct inspiration for not only The Magnificent SevenA Fistful of Dollars, but also George Lucas’ Star Wars.


Producer: Taro Goto, Yukie Kito, Toshiaki Nakazawa, Steven Okazaki, Tôichirô Shiraishi, Kensuke Zushi | Editor: Steven Okazaki | Cinematographer: Tohru Hina, Yasuyuki Ishikawa
Cast: Wataru Akashi, Kyôko Kagawa, Takeshi Katô, Hisao Kurosawa, Shirô Mifune
Additional Countries: Japan