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New Plaza Cinema: Ikiru / Living

Ikiru Main 1 Symphony Space

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1952. 143 Min.

IKIRU is a deeply moving human story of a man facing his own mortality. When given a diagnosis of a fatal illness, a rigid government employee resolves to make the most of his remaining days of life. In this uplifting portrait, the man begins a search for the meaning of existence. Legendary director Akira Kurosawa directs both an intimate film and a tour-de-force. In exploring the nature of life, Kurosawa again gives us an extraordinary cinema experience.

In Japanese with English Subtitles


  • Takashi Shimura
  • Nobuko Kaneki
  • Directed by Akira Kurosawa


Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre

Expected Run Time is 143 minutes

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