London N1 5ET
CHILDREN IN THE WIND (Hiroshi Shimizu I Japan 1937 I 88 mins I screening start time: 7.30pm)
Mischievous Sampei is chief of his gang until his father is imprisoned for a crime he didn’t commit. Little Sampei is sent off to live with his uncle, away from home and everything he knows, Sampei runs amok. Vanishing into the wild and then to the circus, all the time wishing he could get home and wondering whether his father will ever come back. 80 years on, Hiroshi Shimizu’s masterpiece is as captivating as ever.
Cinémathèque* screens every 4th Wednesday at The Proud Archivist, plus other occasional one-off screenings. Grab a drink to take into the screening and / or join us in the bar afterwards! Plus you get 10% off food from The Proud Archivist’s fabulous menu with a ticket for the screening!