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MAMESHIBA [Subtitled]

October 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A film adaptation of the TV series which depicts the journey of a middle aged man with a two-month old puppy in search of his mother who has run away from home. The film has a rich lineup of established actors from TV dramas, films and stage performances under their belts, including Jiro Sato who stars in this film.

One day Jiro (Jiro Sato), a 35-year old unemployed male who has never stepped out of his town, runs into Ichiro, a Mameshiba puppy with a red scarf around its neck. Ichiro turns out to be a puppy Jiro’s runaway mother had sent for her family to come looking for her.

(106mins, 2018)
Directed by Toru Kamei
In Japanese with English subtitles

Free to attend. Reservation is not required.
*Seating is on a first come first serve basis and subject to capacity. Please arrive early for best seating.


October 12, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Japan Foundation LA
5700 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 100
Miracle Mile, CA 90036 United States

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