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The Weekend Japanese Film Show in June Wanko The Story of Me, My Family and My Dog

NOTE:
* Due to limited space, we are unable to accommodate more than 120 people in the hall.

** The film will begin at 3.00 p.m. sharp. Latecomers may have to be turned away at the door so as not to disturb the other viewers. Attendees are advised to arrive early to avoid disappointment.
*** We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Date: 5 JUNE, 2016 (SUNDAY)
Time: 3.00 p.m.
Venue: Auditorium, Content Malaysia Pitching Centre, Unit G09 & G10, Platinum Sentral, Jalan Stesen Sentral 50470, Kuala Lumpur (directions)
Admission: Free

Presented in Japanese with English subtitles.

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WANKO (copyrighted)

Wanko – The Story of Me, My Family and My Dog
ロック ~わんこの島~
(Isamu Nakae 中江功/2011/123 min)

Based on a true story, the film follows Shin—a member of the Noyama family who manages a small guesthouse in Miyakejima—and his golden retriever named Rock. The two are inseparable, spending every waking moment together. Following a devastating volcanic eruption, the dog goes missing and the family is forced to flee the island without it. Separated from their beloved pet and struggling to adapt to life at an evacuation centre in Tokyo, they stave off their daily despair with a relentless hope to return to their hometown and reunite with Rock.

Cast

SATO Ryuta as Matsuo Noyama
ASO Kumiko as Takako Noyama
HASHINO Ryunosuke as Shin Noyama
HARADA Mieko as Fusako Noyama

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