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7 films/events

Japan

BEING GOOD
きみはいい子
Japan 2015 | 121 min.
Drama

Growing up, going to school, managing life at home; all quite challenging when you’re a kid. Told through the story of three different people, BEING GOOD is both a heart-warming and heart-wrenching...

Sat, Apr 09 - 5:45PM  Dole A

THE GENEALOGY OF SAKE
Japan 2015 | 103 min.
Documentary, Food

A glass of Japanese sake is filled with the spirit of the Japanese sake brewers, or toji. The history of Japanese sake goes back to 2000 years ago, and its brewing process is extremely detailed and...

Sat, Apr 02 - 3:45PM  Dole A

Sat, Apr 09 - 5:30PM  Dole B

THE INERASABLE
Japan 2016 | 107 min.
Mystery, Supernatural, Suspense, Thriller

Part detective mystery, part ghost thriller, THE INERASABLE is a classic ‘obake’ film with an inventive twist that will keep you guessing. A mystery writer has taken a job writing haunted tales...

Sat, Apr 02 - 8:45PM  Dole A

Fri, Apr 08 - 8:45PM  Dole B

INITIATION LOVE
イニシエーション・ラブ
Japan 2015 | 110 min.
Drama, Mystery, Romance

A love story set in Shizuoka and Tokyo, Japan in the late 1980s and told in two versions, Side A and Side B — Suzuki (Shota Matsuda) is a university student in Shizuoka attempting to find a job....

Wed, Apr 06 - 8:00PM  Dole A

Thu, Apr 07 - 6:00PM  Dole B

PERSONA NON GRATA
杉原千畝 スギハラ チウネ
Japan 2015 | 139 min.
Opening Night Film | Drama, History, Period piece, War

The audacious true story of the Japanese diplomat who acted against orders to save thousands of Jewish lives from Nazi extermination, PERSONA NON GRATA is a sweeping, historical film that follows...

Sat, Apr 02 - 6:00PM  Dole A

Sun, Apr 10 - 4:45PM  Dole A

RYUZO AND HIS SEVEN HENCHMEN
龍三と七人の子分たち
Japan 2015 | 110 min.
Black Comedy, Comedy, Crime & Gangster

Ryuzo, a retired yakuza, reminisces about the old days. But, when he becomes a victim of a major scam, he is disappointed in the current state of the criminal underworld. Therefore, he enlists his...

Tue, Apr 05 - 6:00PM  Dole B

Sun, Apr 10 - 7:45PM  Dole B

SOMETHING LIKE SOMETHING LIKE IT
の・ようなもの のようなもの
Japan 2016 | 95 min.
Comedy, Drama

Shinden is a young, but untalented apprentice with a ‘rakugo’ (traditional comic storytelling) troupe in Tokyo. One day, when the troupe’s rich benefactor comes to visit, one of the members...

Mon, Apr 04 - 6:15PM  Dole A

Sat, Apr 09 - 3:30PM  Dole A

7 films/events