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Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honnêamise

  • JICC, Embassy of Japan 1150 18th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036 United States (map)

王立宇宙軍 オネアミスの翼
Friday, November 13th - 6:30pm
JICC Auditorium
Presented by the JICC, Embassy of Japan

The Royal Space Force is established in Honnêamise - a fictional kingdom on a fictional planet. Although the force boasts 30 years of history, they haven't been able to achieve solid results; people and the government have given up on them, seeing the force as a burden.

Shirotsugh Lhadatt, the protagonist, is a member of the Royal Space Force, which far from their dreams have gone into idleness.  One day, Shirotsugh meets Riqunni, a religious girl, and his destiny drastically changes, leading him to volunteer to be a space pilot...

"...one of the most ambitious of all anime productions, a visually sensational two-hour extravaganza." –Roger Ebert

This film is unrated and contains some scenes of violence and sexual situations.  Viewer discretion is advised. Recommended ages: 15+.

Japanese w. English subtitles | Not Rated | 121 min | 1987 | Dir. by Hiroyuki Yamaga

This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required for security purposes. Doors open at 6:00pm and will close once seating is full or promptly at 7:00pm. Registered guests will be seated on a first come, first served basis. Please note that seating is limited and registration does not guarantee guests a seat.

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