PRIDE Film series

This summer we will be exploring the diversity and strength of LGBQT in Japan through the PRIDE Film series.

TABOO 御法度
June 5, 2018 6:30 PM   &  June 23, 2018 3:00 PM 
Directed by Nagisa Oshima [1999] 100 min.
Taboo was the last film by Japanese master director Nagisa Oshima. The films story unveils some of the same-sex relations in the Shinsengumi during the mid-19th century Bakumatsu period, the end of the Samurai era. Starring Ryuhei Matsuda, Takeshi Kitano and Tadanobu Asano, with music by Ryuichi Sakamoto.

Hush! ハッシュ!

June 22, 2018 6:30 PM  &  July 12, 2018 1:00 PM 
Directed by Ryosuke Hashiguchi [2001] 135 min.
Gay couple Naoya and Katsuhiro receive a proposition from Asako, who they met by chance: would they father her child through artificial insemination? As they clash with their families, Naoya and Katsuhiro find their own new vision of family.
Starring Kataoka Reiko, Takahashi Kazuya, Tanabe Seiichi, 2001

June 26, 2018 6:30 PM

LILY FESTIVAL

Directed by Sachi Hamano

July 20, 2018 6:30 PM

KAKERA A PIECE OF MY LIFE

Directed by Momoko Ando