The Lower Depths [Donzoko]


Directed By: Akira Kurosawa

1957 / Japanese / 137 mins

In a Japanese slum, various residents play out their lives, dreaming of better things or settling for their lot. Among them is a man who pines for a young woman but is stymied by her deceptive family.

IMDB Movie Page: www.imdb.com/title/tt0050330

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Screened Semesters:

  • 1980 Winter
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