Saturday 29 Sept @ 2pm | MANJI: THE GODDESS OF MERCY
ALTERNATIVE WOMEN: Japanese Film Festival Classics
MANJI: THE GODDESS OF MERCY
Saturday 29 September, 2pm | Arc Cinema | Free, bookings essential
1964 | 15+ | 90 mins | Japan | D: Yasuzo Masumura
Manji starts with two affluent society ladies, Sonoko and Mitsuko, whose budding friendship turns into a love affair. Smoothly narrated, the film navigates complicated relationships and hidden desires. Based on the Junichiro Tanizaki novel, Quicksand.