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July 18, 2012
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Tanabata Celebration @ Consulate General of Japan in New York

Japanese 16mm Film
"Tora-san's Shattered Romance"
@Japan Information Center Gallery
Thursday, July 26 10:30AM & 3:30PM


1. Date & Time
Thursday, July 26 10:30AM & 3:30PM
2. Place
Japan Information Center Gallery
Consulate General of Japan in New York
299 Park Avenue, (Bet. 48th & 49th St.), 18th Floor, New York, NY 10171
Tel: 212-371-8222
3. Admission
No registration required & free of charge ( Photo ID required & seats are limited )
4. Story
Our lovable Tora-san, an itinerant street vendor, continues as usual his so-called "business trip". He happens to help a penniless girl go home in Kyushu. It is Shibamata, his faraway hometown in Tokyo, which occupies his heart during his endless, vagabond journey.

Meanwhile, at Shibamata, his Uncle, Aunt, his sister Sakura, and Hiroshi, her husband are discussing about Tora-san. They have lent his room to Yuko, a beautiful wife who is to stay there for a while separate from her husband. They rejoice at Tora-san's absence for they know it would cause a trouble if he saw such a beautiful woman. But it is at that very time that Tora-san suddenly comes home. He angrily tries to go away when he learns his room has been occupied. Upon seeing Yuko, however, Tora-san loses his heart to her and decides to stay ( more details... )

 

 

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