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Tokyo Story Film Screening Sunday Dec. 13, 2015 Update: Sold Out

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Kamakura City Kawakita Film Museum will hold a special showing of Tokyo Monogatari (Tokyo Story) with English subtitles on Sunday, December 13 at the museum from 2:00 pm.

Directed by Yasujiro Ozu, the film is considered a classic from the golden age of Japanese cinema, and features Setsuko Hara, legendary Japanese actress and long-time Kamakura resident who recently passed away. The story revolves around the conflicts of a family trying to balance modern and traditional ideologies in their everyday lives.  A masterpiece from one of Japan’s most extraordinary directors.

Advance tickets go on sale from November 21st.

Update: Tickets are now sold out.



Door Opens: 1:40 pm, Film starts at 2 pm

Entrance: Adults ¥1000, Children (under15) ¥500

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 Address: Yukinoshita 2-2-12 Map