Films at the Embassy of Japan: A Brief Message from the Heart 日本一短い「母」への手紙
7 July 2015, London
A Brief Message from the Heart 日本一短い「母」への手紙
Directed by Shinichiro Sawai / 1995 / 112 min
(Japanese language with English subtitles)
Tuesday 7 July 2015 at 18:30
Doors open at 18:00. No admittance after 19:00
The idea of the film was sparked by a single message included in a book entitled Japan’s Best “Short Letters to Mom”, which became a surprise best-seller. The episodic narration constructs a story around this message out of a combination of flashbacks and parallel scenes.
Free admission. Prior registration essential.
7 July 2015, 6.30pm
The Embassy of Japan in the UK, 101 - 104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT
The Embassy of Japan in the UK