2018 / USC to present screening of film featuring actress Kirin Kiki and Q/A with Kiki in person, April 14

Journey with the Gods: The Rebuilding of Ise Jingu Shrine

Film Screening of “Journey with the Gods: The Rebuilding of Ise Jingu Shrine” and Q/A with Actress Kirin Kiki

Saturday, April 14, 2018
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
RSVP   Free

University of Southern California/ University Park Campus
Ronald Tutor Campus Center (TCC)
Rosen Family Screening Room (Room 227)


Veteran actress Kirin Kiki, who won the Best Actress Award at the 30th Nantes Festival of the Three Continents for Still Walking, embarks on her first pilgrimage to the Ise Grand Shrine, during the ceremonial rebuilding of the shrine that happens once every twenty years.

The screening of “Journey with the Gods” (Jingu Kirin: Watashi no kamisama) will be followed by a Q/A session with Kirin Kiki as well as the film’s producer Katsuhiko Abuno and film’s director Kenshi Fushihara.

This event is presented by USC Shinso Ito Center for Japanese Religions and Culture; is co-sponsored by the Center for Information on Religion.