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29Sep
Cinema Kabuki: The Tale of Bunshichi (Ninjobanashi Bunshichi Mottoi)
4:50 PM - 6:30 PM New People
Date: September 29, 2018 to September 29, 2018
Where: New People, 1746 Post Street, San Francisco, California, United States, 94115
Phone: N/A
Event Type: Food & Dining, Festivals & Fairs
Ticket Price: N/A
San Francisco Premiere 2008| 87 min | with English Subtitles Directed by Yoji Yamada Starring Kanzaburo Nakamura XVIII Kanzaburo Nakamura XVIII, Japans Kabuki legend known for breaking from tradition to bring the stylized art form to younger generations and audiences overseas, teams up again with director Yoji Yamada to bring one of the most popular but difficult kabuki plays to the big screen. Chobei, a skillful plasterer, blithely gambles his family into poverty. To feed the family, his daughter Ohisa turns to prostitution. Touched by Ohisas selfless love for her parents, a Madame arranges a loan for Chobei. On the way home, Chobei gave his money to save a young man who, having lost a large sum that belongs to his master, is about to commit suicide. Surely Chobei has gambled away the familys last chance. ©SHOCHIKU Co.,Ltd. ------------------------------------------- ALL SALES ARE FINAL. No refunds or exchange under any circumstances. Lost or stolen tickets or passes will not be replaced. Pick up your tickets at Will Call at the entrance of NEW PEOPLE during the festival week. Bring your confirmation e-ticket with barcode and a valid photo I.D. Japan Film Festival of San Francisco 2018 Hours of Box Office: Weekdays 9/28, 10/1-5 (6:00pm-8:00pm) Weekends 9/29-30 and 10/6-7 (11:00am-8:00pm)