Lesson in Murder
U25 & Students
Disabled or Unwaged
Director: Kazuya Shiraishi
Cast: Sadao Abe, Shimako Iwai, Takanori Iwata
Duration: 128 mins
This suspenseful psychodrama follows university student Masaya, whose monotonous life is given a terrifying jolt by an unexpected letter from convicted serial killer Haimura, who admits guilt for eight murders but insists he didn’t commit the ninth.
Masaya realises he encountered Haimura while still at school, and begins to investigate the crime, delving deep into the killer’s mind.
Screening as part of the Japan Foundation Touring Programme.
NOTE: Films without BBFC certification can only be screened to over 18s. This does not necessarily mean the films contain adult content.