Haru’s Journey (Feature Film)
|When:||Wednesday, 26 September 2012|
|Season:||Japanese Film Festival 2012|
|Where:||The Film Archive, Wellington|
|Running time:||134 minutes|
Director: Masahiro Kobayashi
Cast: Tatsuya Nakadai, Eri Tokunaga, Hideji Otaki, Kin Sugai, Kaoru Kobayashi
An old man, Tadao, and his granddaughter Haru embark on a trip around the Tohoku region to visit estranged family members and encourage family reconciliation.
Presented by the Japan Information and Cultural Centre and The Japan Foundation, in association with The JET Alumni Association of Wellington and NZ Film Archive.
Image credit: (c) 2010 HARU'S JOURNEY FILM PARTNERS / LATERNA / MONKEY TOWN PRODUCTIONS