• Special Screenings
Kubo and the Two Strings
Director: Travis Knight
  • Drama
  • Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Animation
Japanese Premiere
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Schedule & Ticket
10/29 13:35- (102min)
  • Q&A
Guest (tentative): Q&A: Brad Schiff(LAIKA、Animation Supervisor), Brad Wald(LAIKA, COO), Taro Goto(Production Consultant)
Tickets ¥1800,
Student Tickets ¥1500
Student Tickets at the Door ¥500 Available from 0:00
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.
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Please note that the stage appearances of guests and scheduled time of the show may change according to circumstances.
A boy named Kubo who has a magical gift for spinning origami tales with the sound of his shamisen sets out on a quest to save his family and solve the mystery of his fallen father. An amazing stop-motion emaki from LAIKA!
Director Travis Knight

Cast Art Parkinson
Charlize Theron
Matthew McConaughey
Rooney Mara
Ralph Fiennes
George Takei
102min. Color English | 2016 USA | Distributor in Japan: GAGA CORPORATION
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