The Tale of Genji (1987) Dir. Gisaburo Sugii
Based on the novel by Murasaki Shikibu. Genji, the son of the emperor, is charming and good looking but cannot stop pursuing his father's young and beautiful bride. Genji wanders from one affair to another, seeking fulfillment.
Other films in this series include:April 11: Ugetsu May 9: Kwaidan: A Woman in the Snow and Hoichi the Earless June 13: The Tale of Genji
Free admission during the Blitz Capitol Hill Arts Walk.