The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum

Kenji Mizoguchi’s First Masterpiece, THE STORY OF THE LAST CHRYSANTHEMUM, to NY Premiere on Christmas Day

Kenji Mizoguchi’s First Masterpiece, THE STORY OF THE LAST CHRYSANTHEMUM, to NY Premiere on Christmas Day

Kenji Mizoguchi’s first masterpiece, THE STORY OF THE LAST CHRYSANTHEMUM, will make its New York theatrical premiere on Friday, December 25 in a two-week exclusive engagement at the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center. The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum is Japanese master Kenji Mizoguchi’s hauntingly beautiful adaptation of Shofu Muramatsu’s popular novel, starring Shotaro Hanayagi as Kikunosuke Onoe, a young actor and the adopted son of a Kabuki star in […]