New York: Greenwich Film Productions, 1985. Draft script for the 1985 film. Text in Japanese.
Based on Shakespeare's play, "King Lear." An elderly warlord in Medieval Japan divides his vast empire among his three sons. The power corrupts them and turns them on each other, as well as their father. Nominated for four Academy Awards including Best Director for Kurosawa, winning one.
Set in Medieval Japan, shot on location in Kumamoto, Shizuoka, Himeji, Oita, Aichi, Yamagata and Tokyo, Japan.
Blue titled perfect bound wrappers binding side stitched leaves. Title page present. 186 leaves, with last page of text numbered 176. Xerographic duplication. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine with two small rust stains at the right margin.
Ebert II. Criterion Collection 316.