Terrific news for Office Kitano fans as UK film distributors Third Window Films was announced new releases of 3 Beat Takeshi classics featuring an all new 2K restoration! Available in a staggered release, once a month starting in January, these films feature new artwork on a limited edition slipcase.
Hana-bi – January 11th
30 minute documentary from the film’s original release
Interview with Takeshi Kitano from the film’s original release
New Audio commentary by film critic Mark Schilling
Kikujiro – February 22nd
Jam Session – 90 minute documentary on Kikujiro directed by the award-winning Japanese director Makoto Shinozaki
Dolls – March 14th
Interviews with Takeshi Kitano, Miho Kanno, Hidetoshi Nishijima & Yohji Yamamoto
Behind the Scenes
Video from the film’s premiere at the Venice Film Festival
Take a look at the newly released trailer for Hanabi!