CineCulture Feb. 9: OUR LITTLE SISTER, film begins at 5 p.m.

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CineCulture Feb. 9: OUR LITTLE SISTER, film begins at 5 p.m.

Postby mhusain » Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:27 am

(Film Screening Friday, February 9, 5:00 p.m. Peter’s Education Center Auditorium west of Save Mart Center in the Student Recreation Center Building)

February 9: Our Little Sister (2015)

Discussant: Dr. Ed EmanuEl

*Film Screening will begin at 5 p.m.
Directed by famed Japanese Director Hirokazu Kore-eda, Our Little Sister is based on and adapted from the Umimachi, or Seaside Town, Diary, a popular “manga” or comic strip series in Japan. The film tells the life stories of three sisters in their 20s who live together in the ancient city of Kamakura, a town about thirty miles southwest of Japan’s capital Tokyo. While attending their estranged father’s funeral they discover a14-year old half-sister who joins them in Kamakura. Our Little Sister was produced in 2015 and received the most nominations, twelve, at the 39th Japan Academy Prize winning four of them, including Best Picture of the Year and Best Director of the Year. In Japanese with English subtitles, 2 hours and 8 minutes, rated PG. Trailer:

All films screened on campus are free and open to the public. Parking is not enforced after 4 p.m. on Fridays.

CineCulture is a film series provided as a service to Fresno State campus students, faculty, and staff, and community. CineCulture is also offered as a 3 unit academic course (MCJ 179) in the Mass Communication and Journalism Department. CineCulture fulfills General Education Integration Area Multicultural International (MI).

CineCulture Club promotes cultural awareness through film and post-screening discussions.
Fresno State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us in advance to your participation.

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