Film Screening “Love Letter”

Film Screening “Love Letter”

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Fri 17 Feb 2017, 7.30 pm

From TPD:

This week, you are invited to the film screening LOVE LETTER by the Japanese director Shunji Iwai.

Film notes

LOVE LETTER • Japan • 1995
117′ | Drama • Romance
Director: Shunji Iwai

LOVE LETTER is a 1995 Japanese film directed by Shunji Iwai and starring Miho Nakayama. The film was shot almost entirely on the island of Hokkaidō, mainly in the city of Otaru.

LOVE LETTER became a box-office hit in Japan and later in other east Asian countries, most notably South Korea, where it was one of the first Japanese films to be shown in cinemas since World War II. In South Korea it was the tenth highest grossing general release of the year with 645,615 admissions.

This movie was released in the United States theatrically under the new title ‘When I Close My Eyes’. [Wikipedia]

Language: Japanese with Vietnamese subtitles

Entry: 20,000 VND (donation for TPD’s fund for movie talents)

Watch the film’s trailer here:

Translated by Hanoi Grapevine

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