Free Japanese Film

When:
September 26, 2013 @ 11:00 pm
2013-09-26T23:00:00+00:00
2013-09-26T23:30:00+00:00
Where:
The Japan Foundation, 2/f,
131 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON M5S 1R0
Canada
Swing Girls. 2005. Shinobu Yaguchi, 105 min. After their carelessness causes the entire school band to get food poisoning, a group of delinquent girls is forced to learn to play instruments and take the band’s place before the next performance. Can they get it together in time for their big show? A spirited underdog comedy set and filmed in lovely Yamagata prefecture. This hit film won six 2006 Japanese Academy Awards, including Best Screenplay and Most Popular Film. Free but RSVP required at:  www.jftor.org/whatson/rsvp.php
Japanese with English subtitles

 

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