CINEMA ANGEL

SHOWTIME: 
SATURDAY, 7/17/2016 3:45 PM

Co-presented by Crow Collection of Asian Art

Language/subtitles: Japanese|English
Year: 2015
Running Time: 1h 33min
Director: Hideyuki Tokigawa
Country: Japan
Genre: Drama

A 122 year old movie theater Daikokuza is set to close down soon. Asuka (Reiko Fujiwara), an employee at the theater, meets a mysterious old man (Mickey Curtis) who knows everything about the old theater's history. Meanwhile, Asuka's childhood friend Akira (Kanata Hongo) works as a bartender. Since he was young, Akira watched movies at Daikokuza. His time spent at theater has inspired him to make a film one day. On the day the theater is set to shut down, the mysterious old man appears in front of Asuka again.