Akira 15

Mon 2 – Wed 4 Nov

★★★★ – Time Out

★★★★ – Empire

"★★★★ – Apocalyptic anime's startling message of global annihilation" – Guardian 

When teenager Tetsuo Shima is involved in a motorbike crash he develops formidable telekinetic abilities that threaten the future of Neo-Tokyo, and only his childhood friend Shōtarō Kaneda can stop him.

At first a cult favourite beloved by anime and manga fans, Otomo's groundbreaking film has now become a cultural landmark with an indelible influence on animation, film and cyberpunk.

Dir: Katsuhiro Ôtomo

Cast: Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki

Japan 1988, 124mins

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