BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3047@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20110422T000000Z DTEND:20110505T000000Z DESCRIPTION:First a screenwriter\, then an apprentice to Mizoguchi\, Kaneto Shindo has since built one of the most richly diverse portfolios in Japa nese film history&mdash\;from humanistic docu-dramas and expressionistic ghost stories to erotic tales of sex. On the occasion of Shindo&rsquo\;s 99th birthday on April 22nd and the North American premiere of his newest (and self-declared last) film <em>Postcard</em> \, longtime fan Benicio Del Toro will present some of the director&rsquo\;s finest work. BAMcin&e acute\;matek is proud to kick off this national tour. SUMMARY:The Urge for Survival: Kaneto Shindo URL:/en/events/2011/04/22/the-urge-for-survival-kaneto-shindo/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR