The Canada Japan Society is proud to close its 2007/08 movie night season with the winner of this year’s Best Picture Award at the Japanese Academy Awards: Joji Matsuoka’s “Tokyo Tower: Me, Mom and Sometimes Dad”.
Based on the autobiography of Japanese artist, actor, musician Lily Franky the film traces the relationship between a young man, his loving mother and his bohemian artist father. Starring Jo Odagiri and Kirin Kiki this gentle family drama will have you chuckling and weeping in equal measure.
Date: Friday, June 20, 2008
Time: 7:00pm - 10:30pm
Location: The National Film Board Theatre
Street: 150 John Street
Admission: $8.00 ($5.00 for CJS members)
For those of you that experienced the dreaded fire alarm at the "Doing Time" movie night we will be showing the ending of that film as part of this presentation.
Post party to take place after the showing.
Tuesday, June 10, 2008
Posted by Canada Japan Society at 6:13 PM