Saturday, July 16th, 2022, 18.00 h.
Espai de Teatre i Cinema (ETC)
United States, 1984
Director: John G. Avidsen
Cast: Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Elisabeth Shue, William Zabka
Runtime: 126 min
This love letter from the West to the Oriental world in general, and the Japanese in particular, used the master and apprentice formula, more popular than american cartoons, but with charm, passion and the capacity to entertain and move.
It became one of the great classics of 1980s teen cinema. Bring your chopsticks in case there are any flies in the ETC...
Albert Ventura, the Catalan-Taiwanese director of Butterflies, will lead the film forum, explaining the secrets of the film's success.