The Mizoguchi Collection


Kenji Mizoguchi is regarded as one of Japanese cinema’s greatest ever directors along with Ozu and Kurosawa. These four films cover Mizoguchi’s middle period, which marked his emergence as a serious artist whose films explored Japan’s transition from feudalism to modernism and the oppression of women in Japanese society.

  • Osaka Elegy
  • Sisters of the Gion
  • The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum
  • Utamaro and His Five Women