East Side Stories-Japanese Cinema Depicting the Lives of Yourth
The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme
31 January - 27 March 2014, Various nationwide
East Side Stories: Japanese Cinema Depicting the Lives of Youth
This year’s Japan Foundation UK annual touring film programme will offer an enlightening and expansive introduction to Japanese cinema through the framework of ‘youth’.
Showcasing a vast variety of styles and tones, this programme will take a broad look at how the adults of tomorrow have been portrayed in Japanese cinema over the years by a number of established and up-and-coming directors, through stories of individuals struggling to find a sense of meaning and identity within the world.
For more details about the film line-up please visit http://www.jpf-film.org.uk/