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Gardena: Screening “Right of Passage” at JCI, Sept. 23 from 2-4 pm

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Screening “Right of Passage” and Panel Discussion Documentary on the signing and passage of the Civil Liberties Act of 1988 Saturday, Sept. 23 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute, Mail Hall Admission free http://www.jci-gardena.org/upcoming-events.html + Go Back to Top of CulturalNews.Com
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Author Talk: Steve Ryfle , author of “Ishiro Honda: A Life in Film, From Godzilla to Kurosawa” at Little Tokyo, Oct. 14, 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Book Cover Ishiro Honda Icon

On Saturday, Oct. 14, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm, Steve Ryfle comes to the Little Tokyo Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library to present ISHIRO HONDA: A LIFE IN FILM, FROM GODZILLA TO KUROSAWA, the first major overview of the life and career of the director behind the original GODZILLA (1954) and many...
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2017 / Japan Foundation: Screening “Fuchini Ttasu” directed by Koji Fukuda, Sept. 13

Japan Foundation Screening Fuchini Tatsu

The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles Auditorium Wednesday, September 13, at 7:00 pm Free Screening “Harmonium” (Fuchini Tatsu) directed by Koji Fukuda www.jflalc.org
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2017 / Film “In This Corner of the World” at Laemmle theaters in Pasadena and Santa Monica, Aug. 11-17

In This Corner Suzu with drawing pad

August 11 opening: Laemmle Playhouse 7 Pasadena, Laemmle Monica Film Center Santa Monica August 18 opening: Harkins Cerritos, Cinemark Orange Stadium 18, Cinemark Huntington Bella Terra, University Town Center Irvine, Regal Alhambra Renaissance, Regal Ontario Palace + In the seaside town of Eba near Hiroshima City, a young woman named Suzu lives with her...
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2017 / Film “In This Corner of the World” screening with director Sunao Katabuchi at Anime Expo, July 2

Film distributors Shout! Factory Films and Funimation Films in association witn Animatsu in U.K. present “In This Corner of the World” screening at Anime Expo 2017 on Sunday, July 2, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at LP4/LACC 411. An empowering coming-of-age tale set against the backdrop of World War II, “In This Corner of the World”...
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2017 / Japan Foundation to present preview of “In This Corner of the World” with director and producer in person, July 1

As of June 18, all seats are taken The Japan Foundation Los Angeles presents a special sneak preview of In This Corner of the World (129mins. / PG-13) In Japanese with English subtitles Directed by Sunao Katabuchi Based on the Award-Winning Manga by Fumiyo Kouno Director Sunao Katabuchi & Producer Taro Maki will be present...
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2017 / Anime “In This Corner of the World” screening at L.A. Film Festival, ArchLigh Culver City, June 20

In This Corner of the World

In This Corner of the World: 2017 LA Film Festival World Fiction Competition – North American Festival Premiere An empowering coming-of-age tale set against the backdrop of World War II, In This Corner of the World is a captivating story about the resilience and triumph of the human spirit. Based on the award-winning Japanese...
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2017 / LA Event Link – A screening for Understanding the Whale War, June 14 & 17

Behind The COVE

LA Event Link – A screening for Understanding the Whale War, June 14 & 17 + Understanding the Whale War A Film Screening of Behind “THE COVE” http://www.behindthecove.com/index_en.html Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017, 3:30 pm to 6:30pm Film Screening: 3:50 pm to 5:40 pm Discussion with Director Keiko Yagi: 5:40 pm to 6:30 pm UCLA,...
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2017 / Los Angeles Screening of “Tatata Samurai” at Regal LA LIVE, June 2-8

Tatara Samurai

Los Angeles Screening of “Tatata Samurai” at Regal LA LIVE, June 2-8 www.elevenarts.net/tatarasamurai/   June 2-8 Regal LA LIVE Stadium 14 – Map 12:00pm, 6:15pm, 9:30pm June 2, 3, 4 Laemmle’s Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre – Map 9:55pm Gosuke is a young, kind-hearted boy, living in the Sengoku Period. Born in the village that specialized in forging steel...
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