• Special Screenings
  • Special Opening Presentation
Legend of the Demon Cat
[ 妖猫傳 ]
Director: Chen Kaige
  • Drama
  • Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Suspense
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©2017 New Classics Media,Kadokawa Corporation,Emperor Motion Pictures,Shengkai Film
*Invitation only.
Registration has closed due to limit of seating capacity.
Schedule & Ticket
10/25 19:30- (-min)
  • Greetings from the stage
Guest (tentative): Greetings from the Stage: Shota Sometani(Actor), Huang Xuan(Actor), Xin Baiqing(Actor), Keiko Matsuzaka(Actress), Hiroshi Abe(Actor)
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The acclaimed director Chen Kaige presents a spectacular epic film about the greatest mystery in history, based on the best-selling Japanese novel by Baku Yumemakura, featuring Chinese and Japanese stars.

Screening Program
30th Anniversary Special Opening
Legend of the Demon Cat (Footage screening)
Stage Greetings with the cast.
Registration has closed due to limit of seating capacity.
Director Chen Kaige

Cast Shota Sometani
Huang Xuan
Hiroshi Abe
10min(approx.) Color Mandarin, Japanese | 2017 China/Japan/Hong Kong | Distributor in Japan: Toho Company, Kadokawa Corporation
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