Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence

Showtimes

Film runs Sat, Aug 3 through Wed, Aug 7.

Sat, Aug 3

3:15pm

Wed, Aug 7

1:00pm

Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
Nagisa Ôshima, 1982
UK/Japan | 124 minutes

The conflicting cultural imperatives and repressions of East and West collide with tragic consequences in a Japanese POW camp as an unspoken fatal attraction develops between British officer Bowie and camp commander Ryuichi Sakamoto, while brutal sergeant Takeshi Kitano looks on disapprovingly.

Photos: RECORDED PIC-CINEVENTURE-ASAHI/OSHIMA / THE KOBAL COLLECTION

Series: Watch That Man: David Bowie, Movie Star

Venue: Walter Reade Theater

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