Venue: The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, Auditorium, 5700 Wilshire Blvd. #100, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Reservation is not required.
“Mistsuko Delivers” 109min, 2011, In Japanese with English subtitles
From the director of “The Great Passage,” Yuya Ishii
Wednesday, April 23, 7:00 pm
About the Movie: Mitsuko (Riisa Naka) is a young woman who believes everything will be okay and always tries to help those around her. One day, she met an American man and they became involved in a relationship. She moved with him to California. A little later, her boyfriend left her and she returned to Japan alone. Now, Mitsuko is nine-months pregnant, unmarried and almost broke. She has to move out of her apartment but she doesn’t know where she will go.