Film

Katsuhiro Otomo

Thursday, 1:45-3:50pm

Akira

Katsuhiro Otomo, Akira (still), 1988. Courtesy of Funimation® Productions, Ltd.

Clandestine army activities threaten the war torn city of Neo-Tokyo when a mysterious being with powerful psychic abilities escapes his prison and inadvertently draws a violent motorcycle gang into a heinous web of experimentation. As a result, a biker with a twisted mind embarks on a path of war, seeking revenge against a society what once called him weak.

Screening on Thursday, February 13 at 1:45-3:50pm at Paramount Theatre