The Tale of Genji
16 March 2014 - 17h30
JP, 1987, HD-CAM, VOST ANG / ENG OND, 107’
An elegant adaption of a classic Japanese novel, narrating the experiences of a young aristocrat in the imperial palace. Raised motherless, Genji’s need for maternal tenderness forces him to seek out in tragic romantic encounters an unattainable ideal of love.