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Senses or Happy Hour- Best of Hamaguchi Films

Hosted by the Consul of the Paris Joie de Vivre Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Fri 04 Sep 20:30 - 23:30

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Ryūsuke Hamaguchi is considered as one of the most important Japanese directors.
Passion, in Protected content in competition during the 9th edition of Tokyo Filmex in the section as "best new director" during the film festival in Saint-Sébastien.
His film Senses, in Protected content known under the title Happy Hour, lasts for 5 hours and 17 minutes and was filmed in Kobe, reveals progressively the solitude and frustration of 4 friends reaching 40. The film obtained several international awards of which the prize of feminine interpretation attributed jointly to Sachie Tanaka, Hazuki Kikuchi, Maiko Mihara and Rira Kawamura at International film festival in Locarno.
In Protected content , Asako I & II, based on the novel of Tomoka Shibasaki, was presented in competition at the Cannes festival.
Let's meet, watch these films together- "they are in Japanese with French subtitles," and discuss about them afterwards.
See you then!