“WE ARE X” | Hawai‘i Premiere | Japan, United States | English, Japanese w/English subtitles | 93 min.
Edited by Mako Kamitsuna and John Maringouin. Directed by Stephen Kijak.
From the production team behind the Oscar-winning...
2:50 p.m. – A Man Challenging the Post
4:30 p.m. – Uzumasa Limelight
6:20 p.m. – The Valiant Red Peony 2
8 p.m. – Army Intelligence
9:30 p.m. – Station to Heaven
11:50 p.m. – Enlisted Yakuza
FRIDAY, NOV. 18
“Heitai Gokudo (Enlisted Yakuza),” 1968 action film, 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Directed by Kiyoshi Saeki. Starring Tomisaburo Wakayama and Shingo Yamashiro.
Gang leader Shimamura is forced to join the army in 1937 and fight in...
Oct. 23-Nov. 20: “Shichigosan” at Hawaii Kotohira Jinsha – Hawaii Dazaifu Tenmangu.
Shichigosan is said to have originated in Japan’s Heian Period (794-1185) among court nobles celebrating the passage of their children into middle childhood. The ages...
Hawaii’s Plantation Village honored Dr. Warren Nishimoto and Michiko Kodama-Nishimoto at its Eighth Annual Plantation Legacy Awards on Sept. 10 at the Honolulu Country Club in Salt Lake. For nearly 40 years, the husband-and-wife...
“OVER THE FENCE” | U.S. Premiere | Japan | Japanese w/English subtitles | 112 min.
Written by Yasushi Sato and Ryo Takada. Directed by Nobuhiro Yamashita.
From Yamashita (“Linda Linda Linda,” “La La La at Rock...
By Rev. Paul S. Osumi
Reprinted with permission
Everywhere we meet men and women who are frustrated. To overcome the feeling of frustration we must accept facts about ourselves. One woman admitted, "The happiest day of...
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