OKINAWA Film Series: Kitanaka Sketch

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

December 12th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:10 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 17th, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Cost: Free

Details »    Click here to register »

Okinawa Film Series: Program 4

 

The Okinawa Film Series celebrates the diverse and rich culture of Okinawa. The next program in this series are two feature films that take place in the beautiful southern islands of Okinawa. These two very different films will shed light on the diversity of the people and stories in the OKINAWA FILM series.

Kitanaka Sketch is courtesy of the generosity of the Okinawa Visitors Bureau and Okinawa Film Office.


Thur. Dec. 12, 2:00 PM & Tues. Dec. 17, 6:30 PM

KITANAKA SKETCH きたなかスケッチ

Directed by Tsukasa Kishimoto (2018) 60 min

Manga artist Misaki struggles to produce a story set in a rural Okinawa village called Kitanakagusuku. She then decides to join a local youth group seeking to revive the traditional Fenushima dance, which is usually reserved only for men.

 

For details on SONATINE [Dec. 5 2:00 PM, Dec. 9, 6:30 PM] please click here >


Generously Supported by: Okinawa Visitors Bureau and Okinawa Film Office

 

Community Partner: Toronto Kyuyokai

 

 


Details

Starts:
December 12th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Ends:
December 12th, 2019 @ 3:10 pm
Doors Open:
30 minutes before start
Cost:
Free
Registration:
Required
Language:
Japanese with English Subtitles
Event Category:

Organizer

The Japan Foundation, Toronto
Phone:
416-966-1600
Email:
info@jftor.org
Website:
www.jftor.org

Venue

The Japan Foundation, Toronto
2 Bloor St. East, 3rd Floor
Toronto, ON M4W 1A8
+ Google Map
Phone:
416-966-1600
Website:
www.jftor.org

Registration