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A Story of Yonosuke


Director:Shuichi Okita

Youth Drama

World Premiere

10/27 16:35-

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160min Japanese | 2012 Japan | Distributor in Japan : Showgate Inc.

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This is the story of Yonosuke, the people around him, and us. Based on a novel by Shuichi Yoshida, a coming-of-age romance that will have audiences laughing and crying, is now completed with rising young actors starring Kengo Kora.

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10/27 16:35 - 19:30 (160min.)

Greeting from the stage

Guest (tentative): Shuichi Okita(Director/Screenplay), Kengo Kora(Actor)

Please note that the stage appearances of guests and scheduled closing time of the show may change according to circumstances.

Tickets ¥1800|Tickets at the Door ¥1800(Tax included)

Special student admission tickets at the door: ¥500(Tax included)


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TOHO CINEMAS Roppongi Hills : Day of the screening 9:30
Nihonbashi Mitsui Hall : 1 hour before the first screening of the day
Cinemart Roppongi : Day of the screening 10:00

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* Please note that the screening schedule, Q&A and Greeting from the Stage are subject to change. The stage appearances of guests and scheduled closing time of the show may change according to circumstances.

* Tickets can be purchased at tickeboard-site on First-come basis.

* Tickets are not refundable, not exchangeable and not replaceable in event of loss.

Shuichi Okita

Born in 1977, Okita studied film at the Nihon University College of Art. His short film Pots and Friends (2002), won the Grand Prize at the Mito Short Film Festival. His first feature The Wonderful World, was released in 2006. In 2009, he directed The Chef of the South Polar, which earned him wide acclaim overseas. His recent work The Woodsman and the Rain (2011), a Winner of the Special Jury Prize at the TIFF2011, is one of the most charming films ever made about filmmaking.

Director : Shuichi Okita
Screenplay : Shuichi Okita and Shiro Maeda
Original Novel : Shuichi Yoshida

Kengo Kora
Yuriko Yoshitaka
Sosuke Ikematsu
Ayumi Ito
Go Ayano
Aki Asakura
Mei Kurokawa
Tasuku Emoto
Aimi Satsukawa
Arata Iura
Jun Kunimura
Kimiko Yo

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24th Tokyo International Film Festival(2011)