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 The Girl Who Leapt Through Time and and EVA 1.0 to be screened as part of Japanese Film Festival
The 12th Annual Japanese Film Festival brings the best of Japanese cinema to Australia between the 27th of November and the 9th of December in Melbourne and Sydney. While there is a large selection of live action cinema, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time and Evangelion: 1.0 You Are [Not] Alone will be screened during the festival. Details after the jump.
- Perth: Fri 7 Nov, 7.00pm
- Brisbane: Thu 13 Nov, 7.00pm
- Melbourne: Sat 29 Nov, 8:45pm
- Sydney: Sat 6 Dec, 4:00pm
- Sydney: Tue 9 Dec, 6pm
Of course, there is a large selection of japanese cinema to see, so don't limit yourself to just these two great titles. The 12th Annual Japanese Film Festival site is here.