Japan, 2001, 87 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Animation, Asian
Language: Japanese English Sub-Titles
35mm Presentation - In this unique epic adventure, the lines between the past and the present, truth and fiction, are blurred when a documentary filmmakers fulfills his quest to find the legendary actress Chiyoko Fujiwara, and learn why she mysteriously vanished at the height of her brilliant career. When Chiyoko grants the filmmaker’s request, he, in turn, presents her with a token—a key she had lost and thought was gone forever. The filmmaker could not have imagined that the key would not only unlock the long-held secrets of Chiyoko’s life…but also his own.
Sponsored by the Japan Foundation
In partnership with Consulate-General of Japan at Denver, UC Denver Live!, Japanese Association of Colorado and Asian American Student Services at UC Denver
DIRECTOR: Satoshi Kon