Grave of the Fireflies (Hotaru no Haka)


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Grave of the Fireflies (Hotaru no Haka)

  1. Monday, April 4, 2016 7:00 p.m.
Image from the film Grave of the Fireflies
A heartbreaking film about the struggle for survival by a young boy, Seita (Tsutomu Tatsumi), and his little sister, Setsuko (Ayano Shiraishi), who are separated from their parents following an American aerial bombardment during World War II. In Japanese with English subtitles. Recommended for children ages 16 and older. (2K DCP Presentation)