Announcing a new Meetup for Washington International and Independent Cinema!
What: Free movie: Love and Honor
When: October 21,[masked]:30 AM
JI&CC/ Japanese Embassy
[masked]st St., NW Lafayette Centre III (Mall Level)
Washington, DC 20036
Let's meet at the entrance of the auditorium at 6:05 pm
Renowned director Yoji Yamada tells the story of Shinnojo (Takuya Kimura), a low-ranking samurai who's grown weary of his post as food-taster for his lord. He dreams of opening a martial arts school until a sampling of toxic shellfish leaves him blind. Faced with the loss of his stipend, Shinnojo contemplates suicide while his relatives push his wife into the arms of an influential samurai upon whom their survival may depend.
Japanese with English subtitles, 121 minutes. Rated PG-13. Please RSVP to [address removed].
Learn more here:http://www.meetup.com/Washington-International-and-Independent-Cinema/calendar/11568914/