The Makioka Sisters

The Makioka Sisters


January 22, 2017

1:30 PM-3:45 PM


225 South St
Williamstown, MA 01267

Revel in the colorful beauty of Japan in this free Sunday afternoon film series presented in conjunction with the Japanese Impressions exhibition. All films are in Japanese with English subtitles.

The Makioka Sisters
Kon Ichikawa’s lyrical adaptation of Junichiro Tanizaki’s novel follows four sisters through the cycle of seasons in the late 1930s. This graceful study of changing times and fading customs is rendered in vivid and evocative color.
(Unrated, 1983; 2 hrs 20 mins)

Colors of Japan: Cinematic Impressions Film Series
January 22 - The Makioka Sisters
January 29 - Gate of Hell
February 5 - Kwaidan
February 26 - Equinox Flower

Image: Toho Eizo Co.

The Clark offers accessible seating for individuals with disabilities.