Akira KUROSAWA 黒澤明

The Bad Sleep Well


Nippon Retro   ² 

A bribery affair and several suicides of high-ranking employees of a company are eagerly seized upon by the press and turned into a media scandal. The management makes excuses to maintain the company’s image. However, it soon becomes clear that not only the police are onto their schemes, but also someone from within their ranks. In this thriller, Akira KUROSAWA continues his artistic exploration of individual responsibility and morality.

Warui yatsu hodo yoku nemuru

Japan 1960

151 minutes

About Akira KUROSAWA

1910 – 1998