Just as history paves the way for the future, film directors of the past have built the foundation on which contemporary directors build their works. The Japan Foundation, in collaboration with the India Habitat Centre, brought to you 5 samurai films by legendary Japanese directors. We hope you got a glimpse into the lives of samurai through the incredible works of Akira Kurosawa, Kihachi Okamoto, and Hiroshi Inagaki at the Japanese Classics Samurai Series.

Event Details:

  • Date: 10th-14th January 2024
  • Venue: Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Registration: Open to all


  • Kill! by Kihachi Okamoto
  • Seven Samurai by Akira Kurosawa
  • Samurai by Hiroshi Inagaki
  • Yojimbo by Akira Kurosawa
  • Throne of Blood by Akira Kurosawa

The entry was on a first come first served basis.