International Lens Film: 5 Centimeters Per Second
11/29/2012, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Free and Open to the Public
Location: Sarratt Cinema (Google map of this location)
Presented by: Dr. Gerald Figal, Associate Professor of Asian Studies and the Vanderbilt Anime and Manga Enthusiasts
Japan (2007) Dir: Makoto Shinkai.
This animated drama tells the tale of two friends separated by chance and reunited by determination. Told in three interconnected segments, we follow a man through his life as cruel winters, cold technology, adult obligations and responsibility converge to test the delicate petals of love. Japanese with English subtitles. PG-13. 63 mins. DVD.