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2015 / Free screening at Japan Foundation: Comedic road movie about a clash of cultures, June 24, 7 PM

Free Japanese cinema screening at the Japan Foundation Los Angeles June 24, 2015, 7 PM The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, Auditorium 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036 Admission free. Reservation is not required.   Comedic Road Movie about a Clash of Cultures “SAKE-BOMB” (82MIN, 2013) Directed by Junya Sakino A ʻʻSake-Bombʼʼ is...
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2015 / Film “Wa-Shoku: Beyond Sushi” to be shown with director Junichi Suzuki, June 14, 1:00 pm, 3:30 pm

Forwarded for United Television Broadcasting System Sunday, June 14, One Day Only!! Special screening of documentary film “WA-SHOKU ~Beyond Sushi~” George Nakano Theater in Torrance Cultural Art Center 1:00 pm & 3:30 pm United Television Broadcasting System announces May 11 that documentary film,“WA-SHOKU ~Beyond Sushi~” will be screened on June 14th at 1:00 pm...
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2015 / WA-SHOKU: Film to explain whole world of Japanese cuisine / Laemmle Playhouse in Pasadena, April 10-23

<April 10 – 23, 2015> Near two-hour long documentary film about Japanese cuisine will be screened in Pasadena from April 10 – 16. “WA-SHOKU ~Beyond Sushi ~” (107 min) will be shown at Laemmle Playhouse 7 in Pasadena at 1:50 pm, 4:30 pm, 7:20 pm, and 10:00 pm. The film is spoken in Japanese...
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2014 / Free screening of emerging artist’s new film “Crimson Pledge” Oct 18 at 11:10 am at Nuart Theatre, West Los Angeles

Film Crimeson Pledge

Forwarded for screen writer and actor Kenichi Iwabuchi Free World Premiere “Crimson Pledge” Sat. Oct 18, West LA We hardly think of what love is all about when we’re living everyday life. However, this movie reminds us of the meaning of love in terms of the psychological thriller. Free Japanese movie premiere of “Crimson Pledge”...
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2014 / U.S.-Japan film with Japanese protagonist to premiere, June 15, 18 at Los Angeles Film Festiva

Man From Reno

2014 Los Angeles Film Festival Man From Reno Narrative Competition Japan, USA, 2014, 111 mins, DCP In English and Japanese with English subtitles World Premiere Sunday, June 15 at 6:40 pm at Regal Cinema 9. $13 Wednesday, June 18 at 9:00 pm at Regal Cinema 9. $13 Directed By: Dave Boyle Screenwriters: Dave Boyle, Joel Clark, Michael...
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2014 / Epic action adventure film “Godzilla” opening in Los Angeles

Godzilla 2014

The world’s most revered monster is once again reborn, unleashed in the epic action adventure film GODZILLA, opening at The Landmark on Thursday, May 15 at 7:30 pm in 2D, with daily screenings in 3D and 2D beginning Friday, May 16. From visionary new director Gareth Edwards, creator of the award-winning independent sci-fi thriller...
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2014 / Newport Beach festival to feature Ken Watanabe’s film “Unforgiven” as Japan Spotlight, April 28, 7:15 pm

Ken Watababe in “Unforgiven”

On Monday, April 28, the Newport Beach Film Festival will present its Japanese Spotlight, featuring a screening of a 2013 remake of Clint Eastwood’s Academy Award-winning western Unforgiven. Starring Ken Watanabe, Jun Kunimura, Shiori Kutsuna, Yûya Yagira, Kôichi Satô, the story is set in Japan in the late 1800s, when an aging samurai is...
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2013 / Japanese American Documentary Film Festival 2013, Dec 15

Film 442 Poster

    The Japan America Media Association presents Japanese American Documentary Film Festival on Sunday, Dec. 15 at David Henry Hwang Theater located at 120 Judge John Aiso Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. The festival features Junichi Suzui’s four documentary films: Toyo’s Camera at 10:15 am; 442 at 12:40 pm; MIS at 3:05; Japanese...
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2013 / Film screening / HERB & DOROTHY 50X50 to open, Sept 27

  HERB & DOROTHY 50X50   The film opens September 27 at: Downtown Independent, Los Angeles  http://www.downtownindependent.com/ Laemmle’s Playhouse 7, Pasadena  http://www.laemmle.com/films/37258 Laemmle’s Town Center 5, Encino http://www.laemmle.com/films/37258 HERB & DOROTHY 50X50 is Megumi Sasaki’s sequel to the multiple award-winning HERB & DOROTHY, a beloved story that moved millions of art-lovers five years ago....
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