Screening: Spring Snow, Oct. 29 2016 @ Japan Information & Culture Centre – Embassy of Japan

October 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm 1 comment

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The Japan Information & Culture Centre invites you to the screening of the movie “Spring Snow” which will be shown on Saturday, October 29, 2016.

Admission is free of charge and the movie screening is open to all film fans.

Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016
Venue: Japan Information & Culture Centre, Embassy of Japan, Mara Road, Upper Hill
Time: 2:00p.m.
Gates Open: 1:30 p.m.
Entry: Prior Registration

Synopsis
Matsugae Kiyoaki (Tsumabuki Satoshi) was brought up by the aristocratic Ayakura family. Kiyoaki is in love with Count Ayakura’s daughter, Satoko (Takeuchi Yuko), but doesn’t know how to express his love to her. Satoko accepts a proposal of arranged marriage from the imperial family which will benefit the Ayakuras, too. Satoko writes to Kiyoaki to confirm his feeling for her, but his replies never arrive and she ends up accepting the engagement. Only after the official announcement of the marriage does Kiyoaki realize how much he loves Satoko. They begin to meet in secret, in full knowledge that their affair is doomed. Then, Satoko realizes to her horror that she is pregnant. Her parents try to force her to have an abortion, but Satoko leaves her family and doesn’t even tell Kiyoaki about the child. Kiyoaki contracts tuberculosis and although he tries in vain to meet Satoko, he succumbs to the disease and dies.

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Register for the movie screening, by providing your name, ID Number and contact details (via email [jinfocul-at-nb.mofa.go.jp] or through a phone call [020-2898510]).

Deadline for registration is Friday, October 28, 2016 at 4:00pm. If you plan to attend the movie with a friend(s), indicate your friend’s name when you register.

For more information on the movie, visit; http://www.ke.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_en/CinemaJapan.html

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