Cinema Angel

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Cinema Angel


Wednesday Jan 25 01:00 PM
Wednesday Jan 25 07:30 PM
Friday Jan 27 01:00 PM
Saturday Jan 28 01:00 PM
Saturday Jan 28 07:30 PM


Doris Duke Theatre


Museum members: $8.00
General Admission: $10.00


About the Film:

Directed by Hideyuki Tokigawa. Japan. 2016. 94 min. Japanese with English subtitles.

A 122-year-old movie theater, the Daikokuza, is slated to close down. One night, Asuka, a new employee at the theater, meets a mysterious old man who knows everything about the cinema. Meanwhile, Akira, who has grown up with Daikokuza, dreams of making his own film one day. On the day the theater is to be shuttered forever, the mysterious old man appears in front of Asuka again. What was the last surprise the old movie theater gave to the town?

Read more about director Hideyuki Tokigawa here.

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