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4.5
300 Ratings

Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda

United States, Japan, 2017
Documentary
  • Japanese
  • English

Synopsis

One of the most important artists of our era, Ryuichi Sakamoto’s career spans from techno-pop stardom to Oscar-winning composer and anti-nuclear activist. This intimate portrait explores Sakamoto’s return to music following a cancer diagnosis, leading to the creation of a haunting new masterpiece.

Our take

We’re proud to present the latest MUBI Release, fresh from its run in cinemas: Stephen Nomura Schible’s revelatory exploration of Ryuichi Sakamoto, his work, and his incredible album async. This lovely and graceful exploration offers a rare glimpse into the artistic process of the renowned musician.

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