The Weekend Japanese Film Show ( October 2018 )



( 淵に立つ )

(FUKADA Koji 深田晃司 / 2016 / 119 min / P13 )


Drama about an unusual co-habitation arrangement that disturbs a family’s tranquility. Helmed by Fukuda Koji, who has earned international accolades for films including Hospitalité and Au revoir l’été. Winner of the Jury Prize in the Un Certain Regard section at the 69th Cannes Film Festival.

Suzuoka Toshio (Furutachi Kanji) operates a small suburban factory and lives with his wife Akie (Tsutsui Mariko) and daughter Hotaru (Shinokawa Momone). One day, Toshio’s acquaintance Yasaka (Asano Tadanobu) shows up fresh out of prison, and Toshio decides to let Yasaka move in without consulting Akie.


ASANO Tadanobu – YASAKA Sotaro




FUKADA Koji – Screenplay

NEGISHI Kenichi – Cinematography

FUKADA Koji – Editor

Film Festivals / Award

2016 Cannes Film Festival, Un Certain Regard, Jury Prize
2016 Tokyo International Film Festival, Japan Now
2016 Toronto International Film Festival, Special Presentations

*Screening will be in Japanese language with English subtitles.

Screening Information 

Date 13th October, 2018 ( Saturday )
Time 10.00 a.m ( Registration starts at 9.30 a.m )
Venue GSC NU Sentral, Kuala Lumpur ( Level 5, NU Sentral )
Admission / Booking Admission is Free.  Booking is REQUIRED with first-come-first-serve basis and LIMITED to 2 pax under one (1) name ONLY .Method of booking

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  • Ticket sales start on 1st October 2018 at 9.00am
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