Come and enjoy the magnificient world of Japanese Cinema at the The Japan Foundation New Delhi Office.
The Theme of the month is “HIROSHIMA & NAGASAKI“
Director : Kazuo KUROKI
Duration : 105 mins
Date : 9th August, 2016
Time : 6:30 pm
Venue : The Japan Foundeation, New Delhi
Short Synopsis :
It is the 8th of August, 1945 in Nagasaki. A young couple, Yae and Shoji, are getting married. At the wedding, Yae’s sister starts suffering birth pangs and gives birth to a baby boy. Yae’s friend, Aya, is also pregnant but has been abandoned by her lover. On this seemingly ordinary day, everyone is going through their daily motions. Little do they know that tomorrow, their lives will be changed forever because, the next day is the day that the atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki. A stark, heart-wrenching film about the incomparable tragedy of atomic bombs.
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