Friday, August 21, 2015

Japanese film series at Maridon Museum this fall.

The Maridon Museum announced the details today of its Japanese film series this fall, a collection originally forecast in its summer newsletter. The films are: 1983's The Makioka Sisters (細雪) on September 25, 1975's Tora-san Meets the Songstress Again (a.k.a., Tora-san's Rise and Fall, 男はつらいよ 寅次郎相合い傘) on October 1, 1964's Kwaidan (怪談) on October 23, and 2004's Nobody Knows (誰も知らない) on November 5. Showtimes and summaries to follow in future posts.

The Maridon, an Asian art museum, is located at 322 North McKean St. in downtown Butler (map), roughly 40 miles north of Pittsburgh.