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Cinema Japan: Ping Pong Bath Station

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Saturday, September 30, 2017 | Registration Required | Entry Free

The Japan Information & Culture Centre invites you to the screening of the movie “Ping Pong Bath Station” which will be shown on Saturday, September 30, 2017.

Admission is free of charge and the movie screening is open to all film fans.

Next Screening: Ping Pong Bath Station

Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017

Time: 2:00p.m.

Gates Open: 1:30p.m.

Venue: Japan Information & Culture Centre, Embassy of Japan, Mara Road, Upper Hill

Synopsis: Sonoko Fujiki, an ordinary 42-year-old housewife, lives in a multi-story apartment in Tokyo. Her daily routine consists of cooking, washing, cleaning --- nothing more, nothing less. Although she seems to have a happy family life on the surface, she often feels empty and depressed. One day, Sonoko calls a disk jockey, Kanae for advice. While on air, she asks her "Why can't I be the wife or woman I used to be now that I'm a mother?" Kanae hears the pain in Sonoko's voice and irresponsibly suggests that she run away from home.

 The next morning, her husband and her son are shocked to see on the family message board: "I am leaving home. Sorry, Sonoko."

 

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We encourage you to come with a friend(s) for this movie.

To register for the movie screening, kindly provide us with your name, ID Number and contact details (via email [jinfocul@nb.mofa.go.jp] or through a phone call [020-2898510]). Deadline for registration is Friday, September 29, 2017 at 4:00pm. If you plan to attend the movie with a friend(s), please provide us with your friend’s name and ID Number when you register for yourself.

For more information on the movie, please refer the poster attached; call 020-2898510; email jinfocul@nb.mofa.go.jp or have a look at the Cinema Japan Page on our website (http://www.ke.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_en/CinemaJapan.html)

Kind Regards,

Japan Information & Culture Centre
Embassy of Japan

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