10 films/events

Family

BACK TO BURGUNDY
Ce qui nous lie
France 2017 | 113 min.
Eat. Drink. Film. | Drama, Family, Food

Jean is the prodigal son returning to his family’s winery, when his father falls terminally ill. Back with his estranged siblings, Juliette and Jérémie, they bicker and have their...

Thu, Nov 02 - 7:00PM  Dole Cannery H

Sat, Nov 04 - 1:15PM  Dole Cannery D

CLOSE-KNIT
彼らが本気で編むときは
Japan 2017 | 127 min.
Spotlight on Japan | Drama, Family, LGBT

When 11-year-old Tomo’s irresponsible single mother leaves her on her own for the umpteenth time she turns to her Uncle Makio to look after her. Makio’s pretty girlfriend Rinko proves an...

Thu, Nov 09 - 8:30PM  Dole Cannery D

Fri, Nov 10 - 1:45PM  Dole Cannery H

DEAR ETRANGER
幼な子われらに生まれ
Japan 2017 | 127 min.
Spotlight on Japan | Drama, Family

40-something Makoto Tanaka (Tadanobu Asano) has 3 daughters. One from a previous marriage and two step-daughters that he has raised with his second wife. While life can be a bit complicated Makoto...

Wed, Nov 08 - 5:30PM  Dole Cannery H

Sun, Nov 12 - 2:30PM  Dole Cannery H

LADY BIRD
United States 2017 | 93 min.
Gala Presentations | Coming of Age, Drama, Family

Marion McPherson, a California nurse, works tirelessly to keep her family afloat after her husband loses his job. She also maintains a turbulent bond with a teenage daughter who is just like her --...

Sat, Nov 04 - 3:30PM  Dole Cannery A

Sun, Nov 05 - 12:45PM  Dole Cannery H

NOTEBOOK FROM MY MOTHER
엄마의 공책: 기억의 레시피
South Korea 2017 | 103 min.
Eat. Drink. Film. | Drama, Family, Food

Elan is getting older, but isn’t ready to retire just yet. She runs a neighborhood ‘banchan’ (korean side-dishes) shop, where she makes everything from scratch with her own secret...

Fri, Nov 10 - 6:00PM  Dole Cannery B

Sat, Nov 11 - 8:00PM  Dole Cannery A

ONE THOUSAND ROPES
New Zealand 2016 | 98 min.
Pacific Showcase | Drama, Family, Native/Indigenous Peoples

The latest from New Zealand based Samoan director Tusi Tamasese comes a story about Maea -- Once a prize fighter with an abusive past, now striving to live a simple life as a male midwife, practicing...

Sun, Nov 05 - 8:00PM  Dole Cannery D

Tue, Nov 07 - 3:00PM  Dole Cannery D

PRINCE OF SMOKE
Cuba 2017 | 24 min.
Past Present Future Shorts | Biography, Documentary, Environment, Family

Young Cuban tobacco farmer and cigar maker, Hirochi Robaina, follows in his famous grandfather’s footsteps as he fights climate change and government bureaucracy to bring in the harvest and...

Sun, Nov 05 - 3:00PM  Dole Cannery E

SUNDAY FUN DAY
American Samoa 2016 | 15 min.
Alphabet Soup Shorts | Family, LGBT, Women

A transgender teenager and her solo mum prepare to have fun on a Sunday. A booty call and a beating will bring them closer to understanding their connection to each other outside a system that...

Sat, Nov 04 - 8:30PM  Dole Cannery D

WASABI
Japan 2017 | 29 min.
Adulting Shorts | Coming of Age, Family, Food

Aoi is a high school student living with her father, Kazuo, who suffers from depression. Kazuo owns a sushi restaurant but is unable to operate due to his illness. Aoi has no choice but to succeed...

Fri, Nov 10 - 7:30PM  Dole Cannery E

WHAT A WONDERFUL FAMILY! 2
家族はつらいよ 2
Japan 2017 | 113 min.
Spotlight on Japan | Comedy, Drama, Family

The sequel to the HIFF 2016 favorite, several years have passed since Shuzo Hirata (Isao Hashizume) and his wife Tomiko (Kazuko Yoshiyuki) came within inches of getting divorced. Shuzo enjoys...

Sun, Nov 05 - 5:30PM  Dole Cannery B

Sat, Nov 11 - 3:30PM  Dole Cannery A

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