We will have a Japanese Movie Night event on Friday, February 22nd at Rice University, Sewall Hall, beginning at 5:30 pm, to see Wakiyaku Monogatari ("Cast Me If You Can"), a film romantic comedy about two actors. This includes a reception and lecture by director/screen writer, Ogata Atsushi. Admission is free. This is provided by Rice University.
A preview and further information:
Sewall Hall (no. 70 on Rice campus map)
Friday, February 22, 5:30 pm
The male/female lead roles are Masuoka Tooru (support role in the TV drama "The Negotiator" two years ago) and Nagasaku Hiromi (very memorable lead role in the TV drama "Dirty Mama" a year ago).
We will optionally meet afterwards at Kubos in Rice Village.
--- Steven W. Johnston (organizer and film buff)