Japanese Movies at Hot Docs Cinema: BEFORE WE VANISH
Presented by The Japan Foundation, Toronto and the Consulate-General of Japan in Toronto
Our annual event returns to the Hot Docs Cinema in January 2020 with five contemporary films that show the creativity and depth of story telling on the big screen by Japan’s celebrated filmmakers.
Free admission, No RSVP required, First come first served* All films in Japanese with English subtitles
Hot Docs Cinema (formerly Bloor Cinema) 506 Bloor St. W. (Bloor and Bathurst)
*If you would like to request special accommodations, please let us know in advance by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or phone (416 966 1600).
Sunday January 12, 2:00 PM
Before We Vanish 散歩する侵略者
Doors Open: 1:30pm , Film: 2:00pm
Directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa
2017, 129 minutes, R
Three aliens travel to Earth on a mission in preparation for a mass invasion. Having taken possession of human bodies, the visitors rob their hosts of the very essence of their being, leaving psychological and spiritual devastation in their wake.
Starring Masami Nagasawa, Ryuhei Matsuda, Mahiro Takasugi, Yuri Tsunematsu, Hiroki Hoosegow