The Japan Foundation, Toronto and the Consulate General of Japan in Toronto is presenting the annual Japanese Movies at Hot Docs Cinema. The event returns to Hot Docs Cinema in January 2019 with three contemporary Japanese films about getting through difficult times with the help of family and friends.
All films are FREE admission, with Japanese with English subtitles. Doors open 30 min. before screenings. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Hot Docs Cinema is located at 506 Bloor St. W. near Bathurst TTC.
When the Curtain Rises - Sunday Jan 13 @ 1:00 PM
Directed by Katsuyuki Motohiro (2015) 119 min. G
Trailer > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IM_IB3M1bDE
Survival Family - Sunday Jan 13 @ 3:30 PM
Directed by Shinobu Yaguchi (2017) 117 min. PG
Trailer > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXqdqaFGIH4
Close-Knit - Saturday Jan 19 @ 2:00 PM
Directed by Naoko Ogigami (2017) 127 min. 14A
Trailer > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Y_K6rnCuB0
For more details or inquiries: https://jftor.org/arts-and-culture/films/2019films/