Toldi Cinema – District, V., 36-38 Bajcsy-Zsilinszky Road
All the films start at 7 p.m. … the entry ticket is 500HUF
The six films are all Hungarian premiers.
The Japanese Film Week is here again showcasing a selection of interesting films in-and-around the theme of Japanese cuisine. The films are in the native language, having English subtitles and interpretation by Hungarian voice-over. For those who wish to hear only the Japanese version better take some earplugs along.
Monday, June, 8. 2015. – Rinco’s Restaurant
Director: Mai Tominaga
So devastated is Rinco (Kou Shibasaki) by a broken relationship that she loses the ability to speak, and returns to the bosom of her native home and free-spirited mother, Ruriko.
Tuesday, June, 9. 2015. – A Tale of Samurai Cooking: A True Love Story
Haru has an excellent sense of taste and surpassing skill in the kitchen, but she has been divorced from her first husband after only a year of marriage because of her impetuous character
Wednesday, June 10, 2015. – Mourning Recipe
Director: Yuki Tanada
Heartbroken Yuriko comes back to her parents’ house after deciding to divorce from her husband, only to find a recipe book for life, left by her late mother Otomi who just passed away.
Thursday, June, 11. 2015. – The God of Ramen – Documentary
A ramen shop named “Taishoken” and has 50 years history and is known for its endless lines.
Friday, June, 12. 2015. – Ramen Samurai
Director: Naoki Segi
Hikaru is working as a designer at a mid-level Tokyo ad agency. Years ago he left home hoping to make a career as a designer in far-off Tokyo.
Saturday, June, 13, 2015. – Kamome Diner
Director: Naoko Ogigami
Sachie is a Japanese woman living alone in Helsinki, who is trying single-handedly to establish a new cafe serving Japanese-style food.
Update by Aggie Reiter