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Akira

In 1988 the Japanese government drops an atomic bomb on Tokyo after experiments on children go awry. In 2019, 31 years later, Kaneda, a bike gang leader, tries to save his friend Tetsuo from a secret government project. He battles anti-government activists, greedy politicians, irresponsible scientists and a powerful military leader.

Japan 1988, 124 min, Dir: Katsuhiro Ôtomo Japanese with subtitles

Screenings

February 17, 2019
9:30 pm
    February 20, 2019
    9:30 pm