Marathon of Anime Premieres
Don't miss this screening marathon featuring three new anime features: 5 Centimeters Per Second, The Piano Forest, and Appleseed: Ex Machina.
- Sun., Feb. 17, 2008
- Multiple Venues
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All films are performed in Japanese, with English subtitles.
5 Centimeters Per Second - East Coast Premiere
This feature is a chain of three independent shorts that follow a boy in Tokyo from the first half of the 1990s into the present.
The Piano Forest - North American Premiere
Adapted from Makoto Isshiki's 3.5 million-copy-selling manga, the story revolves around two boy prodigies and a solitary piano hidden in the forest.
Appleseed: Ex Machina - East Coast Premiere
Based on the enormously popular manga by Masamune Shirow ( Ghost in the Shell), this film is produced by Hong Kong action legend John Woo and directed by Shinji Aramaki, who will introduce the film.