Film


The Million Ryo Pot

Dir: YAMANAKA Sadao
Cast: OKOCHI Denjiro, Kiyozo, SAWAMURA Kunitaro
92mins   1935   Japan   PG   Japanese    Subtitled   

Part of The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2023

(Tange Sazen yowa: Hyakuman ryo no tsubo,  丹下左膳余話 百萬両の壺)

A pot containing a secret map for treasure has been sold to a junk dealer and then sold again to an orphan, who uses it as a goldfish bowl. As everyone greedily chases after the pot, Tange Sazen (OKOCHI Denjiro), who works as a bodyguard, stumbles upon the frenzied search, knowing nothing about the secrets of the pot.

Image: © 1935 NIKKATSU Corporation

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Showtimes


Sun 5 March

13:30