Millennium Actress [千年女優]


Directed By: Satoshi Kon

March 2, 2001 / Japanese / 87 min

In this anime classic, a filmmaker sets out to interview the reclusive actress Chiyoko Fujiwara about her illustrious career. What follows is a genre bending, breathtaking journey across stories within stories highlighting the mastery of director/animator Satoshi Kon. New restoration.

For a preview of Millennium Actress, listen to the IC podcast “From the Booth” 3.9 Winter 2020.

For a discussion of Millennium Actress with IC directors, listen to the IC podcast “From the Booth” 3.12 Winter 2020.


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  • 2020 Winter