Exhibition on Screen: Tokyo Stories
Sunday, May 28, 3pm
Aspen Film Isis Theatre | 406 E Hopkins Ave, Aspen
$15 Aspen Film Members
$20 General Admission
About the Film
Documentary | 90 MIN
Based on a major exhibition at the Ashmolean in Oxford, Tokyo Stories spans 400 years of incredibly dynamic art – ranging from the delicate woodblock prints of Hokusai and Hiroshige, to Pop Art posters, contemporary photography, Manga, film, and brand-new artworks that were created on the streets.
The exhibition was a smash-hit five-star success and brought a younger and more diverse audience to the museum. The film uses the exhibition as a launchpad to travel to Tokyo itself, and explore the art and artists of the city more fully.
A beautifully illustrated and richly detailed film, looking at a city which has undergone constant destruction and renewal over its 400-year history, resulting in one of the most vibrant and interesting cities on the planet…View Details
Back by popular demand, you won’t want to miss TOKYO STORIES, a thrilling encounter with one of the world’s great art capitals.