Screening as part of Japan 2020: Over 100 years of Japanese Cinema, a UK-wide film season supported by National Lottery and BFI Film Audience Network
Date: Fri 3 Dec, 7.15pm
Location: First floor Screen Room
The Japanese Wife (2010 )
Certificate U/A 145 mins Director: Aparna Sen, with Rahul Bose, Moushumi Chatterjee, Raima Sen and Chigusa Takaku in the title role.
This is a romantic drama from the director of the award winning film, 36 Chowringee Lane, about a young Bengali school teacher who marries his Japanese pen friend, and over 637 letters, 4 phone calls and 17 years of marriage, the couple have still not met!
“Such beauty.. transports you to another world”.
The Times of India
“Such a wonderful film! Pure Cinema”.
Raj Kumar Hirani (director)
The screening will be followed by a free Q&A session.
Places are limited so early booking is essential.