Featuring interviews with fans like Martin Scorsese and Steven Speilberg, Academy Award-winner Okazaki's documentary looks at the accidental movie career of mythic Toshiro Mifune, the Japanese star and true giant of world-cinema. Mifune did 170 feature films. however, is best known for his 16 remarkable films with director Akira Kurosawa. With the documentary, IFC will also screen six of his most famous Kurosawa works, including "Seven Samurai," "Rashomon," and "Throne of Blood."
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