Embassy of Japan
Friday November 13, 2009 6:30 pm
Lafayette Center III (Lower Level)
1155 21st Street, NW Washington, DC 20036
Metropolis to be screened at the Japan Information and Culture Center, Embassy of Japan. DC Anime Club in collaboration with Japan Information and Culture as part of inaugural showing for a new film series based on both Anime (Japanese Animation) and Manga (Japanese Comics).
Kenichi and his detective uncle, Shunsaku Ban, leave Japan to visit Metropolis, in search of the criminal, Dr. Laughton. However, when they finally find Dr. Laughton, Kenichi and Shunsaku find themselves separated and plunged into the middle of a larger conspiracy. While Shunsaku searches for his nephew and explanations, Kenichi tries to protect Tima (a mysterious young girl), from Duke Red and his adopted son Rock, both of whom have very different reasons for wanting to find her.
This event is free and open to the public. Reservations are required.
RSVP to email@example.com. Seating is limited and granted on a first come, first served basis. For more information please visit the Japanese Information and Culture Center website at http://www.us.emb-japan.go.jp/jicc/index.htm or visit the DC Anime Club website at http://dcanimeclub.org.
Lafayette Centre III (lower level) 1155 21st Street NW, Washington D.C. 20036
Metro: Dupont Circle, Farragut North (Red) / Farragut West (Orange / Blue)