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1,232 Ratings

Red Beard


Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Japan, 1965


A testament to the goodness of humankind, Akira Kurosawa’s Red Beard chronicles the tumultuous relationship between an arrogant young doctor and a compassionate clinic director (Toshiro Mifune, in his last role for Kurosawa).

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Red Beard Directed by Akira Kurosawa

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1965 | 2 wins including: Volpi Cup - Best Actor

Melbourne International Film Festival


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