Join us for free screenings of movies from Japan at the Central Hamilton Public Library on Sunday Feb 3rd and 10th! All films in Japanese with English subtitles. There will be a brief intermission in between films. After the films, there will be a brief Q+A. We will be serving some Japanese refreshments so please arrive early! RSVP recommended, drop-ins welcome.
- Feb 3 @1:00 PM
THERMAE ROMAE – Directed by Hideki Takeuchi, 2012.
A comedy based on a manga by Mari Yamazaki about a time-travelling architect from Rome.
- Feb 3 @3:00 PM
THRONE OF BLOOD – Directed by Akira Kurosawa, 1956.
Classic samurai film adaptation of Shakespeare.
- Feb 10 @1:00 PM
MAMESHIBA – Directed by Toru Kamei, 2009.
Comedy drama that follows an introverts adventures with a mini-Shiba Inu dog.
- Feb 10 @3:00 PM
NOBODY TO WATCH OVER ME – Directed by Ryoichi Kimizuka, 2008.
Contemporary thriller about a detective who must protect a teenager accused of murder and his sister from the unwanted onslaught of media.