Posts Tagged ‘ Takamine ’

2012 / A film about cherry trees gift from Japan to be shown at Norton Simon Museum, Aug 3

Film Takamine Cherry Tree

The Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena presents the film screening of  “Takamine” (2011) on Friday, July 13 at 6:00 pm and Friday, Aug. 3 at 6:00 pm. Norton Simon Museum’s screening “Takamine” (2011) Directed by Toru Ichikawa 106 min. / Japanese with English subtitles / Rated G Friday, July 13, 6:00 pm Friday, August...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in 60 Japan-US Films, 8000 Film | Comments Off on 2012 / A film about cherry trees gift from Japan to be shown at Norton Simon Museum, Aug 3

Film “Takamine” depicting Japanese philanthropist in early 20th century, April 10, 1:00 PM & 6:00 PM

Film Takamine

The year of 2012 will mark the 100th anniversary of the original planting of the cherry trees by the Potomac River in Washington, D.C. in 1912. The planting the cherry trees was officially the present from the Tokyo Mayor Yukio Ozaki to Mrs. Taft, wife of the U.S. President. But the driving forces of...
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in 30 Japanese contemporary, 8000 Film | Comments Off on Film “Takamine” depicting Japanese philanthropist in early 20th century, April 10, 1:00 PM & 6:00 PM