A Tartan Asia Extreme release of Audition by Takashi Miike.
Miike's eerie masterpiece often tops lists in the best Japanese horror movies of all time.
A deliberately slow-paced start to the film, follows the story of a film director, whose wife tragically died, auditions 30 girls to meet for a potential date, although they are under the impression that it is for an actual acting role.
When he becomes lovestruck for one of the actresses, he arranges to meet regularly with her and as their relationship develops, a slightly dark undertone grows in the film and comes to the fore.
Director: Takashi Miike
Cast: Eihi Shiina, Ryo Ishibashi, Jun Kunimura
Language: Japanese (with English subtitles)
Runtime: 111 minutes
- Digitally remastered anamorphic presentation
- New Surround Sound mix created directly from original audio elements
- Miike on Miike director interview