• Japan Now
Director: Nobuhiko Obayashi
  • Youth Drama
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©karatsu film partners/PSC 2017
Schedule & Ticket
10/28 14:30- (169min)
  • Q&A
  • Greetings from the stage
Guest (tentative): Greetings from the Stage: Nobuhiko Obayashi (Director), Shunsuke Kubozuka (Actor), Keishi Nagatsuka (Actor), Honoka Yahagi (Actress), Hirona Yamazaki (Actress), Takako Tokiwa (Actress), Takehiro Murata (Actor), Taiyo Okamoto (Actor)
Tickets ¥1800,
Student Tickets ¥1500
Student Tickets at the Door ¥500 Available from 0:00
Situation of seats
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:Tickets are sold out
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Please note that the stage appearances of guests and scheduled time of the show may change according to circumstances.
Fulfilling his filmmaking dream of 40 years, Nobuhiko Obayashi's luminous new feature Hanagatami delivers a timeless story about the pureness of youth amidst the chaos of war.
Director Nobuhiko Obayashi

Staff Director : Nobuhiko Obayashi
Executive Producer : Yukinori Tsuji
Executive Producer : Kyoko Obayashi
Special Thanks : Taro Dan
Original Novel : Kazuo Dan
Cast Shunsuke Kubozuka
Shinnosuke Mitsushima
Keishi Nagatsuka
Tokio Emoto
Honoka Yahagi
Hirona Yamazaki
Mugi Kadowaki
Takako Tokiwa
169min. Color Japanese | 2017 Japan | Distributor in Japan: SHIN NIPPON FILMS CO.,LTD
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