The Weekend Japanese Film Show (October 2019)

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GSC @ NU Sentral

201 Jalan Stesen Sentral 5

#5,14

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur 50470

Malaysia

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Sakura Guardian in the North (北の桜守)

(TAKITA Yojiro 滝田 洋二 ׀ 2018 ׀ 126 min)

Cast: YOSHINAGA Sayuri, SAKAI Masato, SHINOHARA Ryoko

Director: TAKITA Yojiro

Screenplay: NASU Machiko

Director of Photography: HAMADA Takeshi

Music: OGURA Kei, HOSHI Katz

Producer: TOMINAGA Rioko


Synopsis

Stretching over 30 years from the days of World War II, Tetsu flees Sakhalin in 1945 from the attacks by the Soviet Union and ends up in Abashiri City, Hokkaido, grappling with the bitterly cold weather and hunger while trying to keep her two sons alive. Fast forward to 1971, when her second son, Shujiro, returns to Abashiri after making it big in the United States. mother and son live together once again, this time in Sapporo. Tetsu, by now is getting on in age, starts exhibiting issues stemming from the post-traumatic stress disorder she developed during the war.


Screening Information

Date: 12 October 2019 (Saturday)

Time: 10:00 am (Registration starts at 9:30 am)

Admission: Free seats are LIMITED TO 2 PAX PER NAME, prior booking is required.

*Screening in Japanese with English subtitiles.

Ticket registration start on 5 October 2019 at 9:00 am. Tickets are on a first come, first serve basis.

Please print your tickets or save it in your mobile and bring it to the registration counter during the screening day as proof of booking.


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GSC @ NU Sentral

201 Jalan Stesen Sentral 5

#5,14

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur 50470

Malaysia

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