OFFSITE EVENT: Akira Kurosawa’s

March 15, 2014 / 7:00pm

Special Cinematheque Screenings relating to DIRGE

$9 regular admission
$7 Cinematheque and MOCA Members
$5 for under 25 + under 
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This program will take place offsite at: 

Cleveland Cinematheque
11141 East Boulevard
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

IKIRU by Akira Kurosawa is a 1952 Japanese film that examines the struggles of a Tokyo government worker in his final quest for meaning after learning he has terminal cancer. Inspired by Leo Tolstoy short story "The Death of Ivan Ilyich,” the film focuses on finding one’s passion even in the wake of death. This beloved classic has a perfect 100% “fresh” rating on
SPECIAL OFFER: Guests can bring their IKIRU ticket stubs to MOCA anytime the following week, March 17 - 24, to receive 50% off museum admission.