Japanese Film Series: Proof of the Man

Tuesday, November 5 at 4:30pm

Neville Hall, 3
6A E Packer Ave, Bethlehem, PA 18015

PROOF OF THE MAN
1977/Jun’ya Sato/132 min.
A mystery like no other, Proof of the Man spans two continents and 40 years going back and forth between Tokyo and New York. When a black American visitor to Japan is killed in 1977 the murder investigation uncovers embarrassing and deadly secrets that go back to the Occupation Army of the late 1940’s. A mixture of top Japanese and American film stars join together to solve the crime, going only on two clues… The words “Straw Hat” and a volume of poetry dating back to 1947.
[Synopsis © Kadokawa Entertainment]
 
OPEN ONLY TO LEHIGH COMMUNITY
 
Co-sponsors: Department of Modern Languages and Literatures and Asian Studies
Topic

Arts & Entertainment

Target Audience

Undergrad Students, Graduate Students, Faculty, Staff

Department
College of Arts and Sciences, Interdisciplinary Programs Office
Contact Information

Professor Kyoko Taniguchi
kty213@lehigh.edu

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