Tokyo cabbageman K

Tokyo Shiina Kanoka K - 1980 - Color - 59 mn
Original version with English subtitles - Japan
Comedy, Fantasy

  • Directed by
    Akira Ogata
  • Produced by
    Akira Ogata
  • Screenplay by
    Akira Ogata
  • Photography
    Sogo Ishii, Yoshiharu Tezuka, George Iida
  • With
    Katsuro Onoue, Kazushi Hosaka, Shigeru Muroi
Presentation reserved to audience above 12

Wednesday 5 September 2018 - 21:45 - Showroom 300

The adventures of K, a man whose head has turned into a cabbage, trying to find love and a place in Tokyo society.

An angry and very local reappropriation of Franz Kafka's world (notably The Metamorphosis and The Castle) by the director of Boy's Choir. A maelstrom of anarchy and rock'n'roll slapstick with a touch of ecology for this unhinged older brother of Tetsuo, with photography by a certain Sogo Ishii...

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  • Tuesday 11 september

    A Q&A will be held with director Bruno Dumont after the screening of COINCOIN ET LES Z'INHUMAINS 3 & 4.

  • Thursday 13 september

    A Q&A will be held with director Zhou Shengwei after the screening of SHE.