A Minato Ward
Arts and Culture Promotion Fund-subsidized Project
Theme: Going back to history
Date and Time: 14 November 2010 14:30-16:50
Location: Akasaka Civic Hall
(Akasaka Civic Center 3rd Floor, Akasaka 4-18-13, Minato Ward, Tokyo)
Films will be shown with English, Korean and
(Chushingura: The Truth)
(1928) – English subtitles
Director: Shozo Makino
Cast: Yoho Ii, Tsuzuya Moroguchi, Kobunji Ichikawa, Yotaro Katsumi
Along with the feature film, 2 short animations will be screened.
(Momotaro the Undefeated) (1928) - Korean subtitles
Drawn by: Sanae Yamamoto
Cinematography by: Takamasa Aihara
Suzume no Oyado (The Sparrows’
Lodge) (1936) - Chinese subtitles
Directed by: Kenzo Masaoka
Drawn by: Masao Kumagawa
Featuring live katsudo benshi narration by Ichiro
"Chushingura: The Truth" will be performed with
Admission free (seating on a
To reserve your spot, please contact
Please send your name, address, phone no. by fax to Heart Connections.
An invitation postcard will be sent to you.
*Childcare service with supporters (up until 10
couples / advanced reservation required)
Hosted by the NPO Heart Connections,
with support from Urban Connections, Digital Meme, The Japan Times, NEC Corporation
and JTB Global Marketing & Travel.
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