The Seattle International Film Festival is up and running and kicked-off it’s first day with a very special guest from Japan:Hirokazu Kore-eda and the screening of his 2016 film: After the Storm! Kore-eda attended the screening and will also attend today’s (5/20) matinee screening at the Egyptian at 4 pm and will have a Q&A Session following the film! Tickets are still available!
Our very own PNW JETAA member Kasumi Yamashita (pictured to his left) is serving as Kore-eda’s interpreter at the festival!
This year SIFF will feature 6 films from Japan, three of which are included in the Asian Crossroads Series, which has a special deal for a $2 discount!
Discount code for $2 discount on Asian Crossroads films: enter “Japan2017” at checkout.
See you at SIFF!