19 October 2010, London
Anime expert Helen McCarthy introduces a double bill of tales created by the successful all-female Japanese mangaka group.
XxxHOLiC The Movie: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Invited to a very strange auction in a mysterious mansion, guests begin to disappear one by one…
Japan 2005 Dir. Tsutomu Mizushima 60 min.
Tsubasa The Movie: The Princess in the Birdcage Kingdom
A virtual paradise trembling on the edge of existence, an evil king who seeks the end to light and happiness and a princess… adapted from the Reservoir Chronicle - one of the most popular manga ever created.
Japan 2005 Dir. Itsuro Kawasaki 35 min.
All films are in Japanese with English subtitles unless otherwise stated.
Film tickets: £8.50 online / £10.50 full price; Members £6.50 online / £8.50 full price; Concessions £7.50; Under 15 £5.50 subject to availability