Giovanni's Island is as powerful as it is predictable. It may be one of the few films to focus on the Kuril Islands, but its tale will prove immediately familiar to anyone acquainted with cinema's typical treatments of war-torn children.
News New York Int'l Children's Film Fest Repeats 5cm, Coo
posted on 2008-02-13 15:44 EST
Two more screenings of acclaimed anime films during March 15-16
New York International Children's Film Festival has announced today that it added additional screenings for Makoto Shinkai's 5 Centimeters Per Second and Keiichi Hara's Summer Days with Coo. Both anime films had initially sold out their first showings. The 5 Centimeters Per Second romance film will run again on March 15 at 2:30 p.m., and more tickets are now available for its March 1 showing. Summer Days with Coo's second screening will be on March 16 at 1:00 p.m.