Friday, November 13th - 6:30pm
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.