• Competition
Grain
[ Buğday ]
Director: Semih Kaplanoğlu
  • Drama
  • Science Fiction/Fantasy
Asian Premiere
© KAPLAN FILM / HEIMATFILM / SOPHIE DULAC PRODUCTIONS / THE CHIMNEY POT / GALATA FILM / TRT / ZDF / ARTE FRANCE CINEMA 2017
Schedule & Ticket
EX Theater Roppongi
10/28 10:30- (127min) -
  • Q&A
Guest (tentative): Q&A: Semih Kaplanoğlu (Director/Screenplay/Editor/Producer), Jean-Marc Barr (Actor), Bettina Brokemper (Producer)
Tickets ¥1500,
Student Tickets ¥1000
Student Tickets at the Door ¥500 Available from 0:00
SOLD OUT
TOHO CINEMAS Roppongi Hills SCREEN9
10/30 14:20- (127min) -
  • Q&A
Guest (tentative): Q&A: Semih Kaplanoğlu (Director/Screenplay/Editor/Producer), Jean-Marc Barr (Actor), Bettina Brokemper (Producer)
Tickets ¥1500,
Student Tickets ¥1000
Student Tickets at the Door ¥500 Available from 0:00
SOLD OUT
Situation of seats
:Still seats available :Only few seats left
:Tickets are sold out
* Tickets for some screenings/programs may be available again after sold-out.
Tax included.
Please note that the stage appearances of guests and scheduled time of the show may change according to circumstances.
Introduction
In the near future in a world beset by food shortages, a professor embarks on a trip to find a grain to save humankind. This epic sci-fi work touches on many contemporary issues, such as the refugee crisis.
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Director Semih Kaplanoğlu

Semih Kaplanoğlu, born in 1963 in Turkey, is one of the most acclaimed writer-directors of contemporary cinema in Turkey. His Egg (2007) premiered at Cannes Directors’ Fortnight. In 2008 Milk premiered at the Venice Film Festival, earning international awards, such as FIPRESCI prize at Istanbul. Honey (2013), the third part of the Yusuf Trilogy, won Golden Bear at the Berlinale. Grain is his sixth feature.

Staff Director/Screenplay/Editor/Producer : Semih Kaplanoğlu
Screenplay : Leyla İpekçi
Cinematographer : Giles Nuttgens
Editor : Osman Bayraktaroğlu
Editor : Ayhan Ergürsel
Music : Mustafa Biber
Sound : Jörg Kidrowski
Costume Designer/Production Designer : Naz Erayda
Executive Producer : Johannes Rexin
Producer : Nadir Operli
Cast Jean-Marc Barr
Ermin Bravo
Grigoriy Dobrygin
Cristina Flutur
Website
127min. Color English | 2017 Turkey/Germany/France/Sweden/Qatar |
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From 12:00pm on Sept. 27 Wed - 13:00pm on Oct. 3 Tue
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"The Stand-In Thief" (Special Screenings)
"Ismael's Ghosts" (World Focus)
 
 
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※Three titles for pre-order lottery are not sold on Oct. 14 and 15.
Oct. 14 Sat
12:00pm〜
Asian Future・CROSSCUT ASIA・Co-Hosted/Allied Events and Others
16:00pm〜
Competition・Japan Now・Japanese Classics
Oct. 15 Sun
12:00pm〜
Japanese Cinema Splash・World Focus・Youth
16:00pm〜
Special Screenings・Special Program
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Service Hours
・From 12:00pm on Oct. 14 Sat (Tickets wii be sold by sections) until 20 min. after the last screening on Nov. 3 Fri.
TIFF Ticket Center counters
Oct. 25 Wed 9:30am〜
TIFF Ticket Center (Roppongi Hills 2F O-YANE PLAZA)
Service Hours
・Oct. 25 Wed〜Nov. 3 Fri ・From 9:30 am until 20 min. after the start of the venue's last screening of the day.
・All-night screening tickets are also available at the temporary ticket sales counter at the theater after TIFF Ticket Center is closed (Cash Only).
・Tickets for all dates (including EX Theater) are sold here.
*Tickets for Kabukiza and Tokyo International Forum are not sold atTIFF Online Tickets and TIFF Ticket Center.
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