JFKL June 2013

BUNRAKU – Traditional Japanese Puppet Theatre

First time in the 400 years of the history of Traditional Japanese Puppet Theatre, BUNRAKU that they are coming to Southeast Asia for a full scale performance and a behind-thescenes demonstration!

Date: 28th June 2013 (8.30pm), 29th June 2013 (3pm, 8.30pm)
Venue: Pentas 2, Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (KLPAC)
Admission: RM 60 (Adults), RM30 (Students, Disables, Senior Citizens, JCKL/JFKL/TAS Card Members), Discount tickets and Premium tickets are also available.

Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.ilassotickets. com or in-person at klpac Box Offi ce. For more information, please visit www.jfkl.org.my or call 03- 2284 6228. Please refer to page 2 for more information on Bunraku

 Rail Truck

The Weekend Japanese Film Show is a regular program of JFKL and Embassy of Japan. Each month, one Japanese movie will be shown and it’s free of admission. The title of the movie in June is Rail Truck.

Date: 8th June 2013 (Saturday) Time: 3pm
Venue: Mini Pawagam, Faculty of Film and Video, ASWARA
*Free Admission *With English subtitles
Directed by Hirofumi KAWAGUCHI (Color / 2009 / 116min)
Cast: Machiko ONO, Kento HARADA,Kyoichi OMAE

Synopsis: Yumiko Yano, with sons Atsushi and Toki, travels from her home in Tokyo with the ashes of her late husband to his parents’ home, a mountain village in the south of Taiwan. Having been raised in the big city, the boys are wide-eyed at the verdant rural scenery, and waiting for them is a Taiwanese grandfather who speaks Japanese…