Bunkasai – Two years anniversary after Tsunami
11 March 2013, London
We invited two girls to the UK over Christmas 2012.
A Japanese television crew documented their visit here, and the programme was broadcast in Japan. Please watch it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrC_qIcNQMg&sns=em
18:00-18:05 Opening ceremony - Speech by Nicolas Maclean of Pennycross CMC
Introduce of 400 Anniversary of Japan-British Relations, http://japan400.com
18:05-19:05 Introductory lecture on Japanese culture (Kimono, Tea ceremony, Bushido, Shinto by Akemi Solloway Tanaka)
19:05-19:20 Introduction of charity organization Aid For Japan (Video screening of the two girls who visited the UK)
19:20-20:55 Film screening of "Living Through March 11, 2011. Words That Remember the Great East Japan Earthquake"
20:55-21:00 2 minutes silence
Entrance is FREE however recommended donations are
Student £5 Adult £10
ALL proceeds go to charity Aid For Japan