Not Held at Japan Society – Tribeca Film Festival: Hanging Garden (Kuutyuu Teien)

May 3, 2006
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Wednesday, May 3 at 6:45 pm in Loews 34th Street 14
Thursday, May 4 at 3 pm in Regal Cinemas 11
Friday, May 5 at 1:30 pm in Loews Village 02
Saturday, May 6 at 11:30 pm in Loews 34th Street 10

2005, 113min., 35mm, color.  Directed by Toshiaki Toyoda.  With Kyoko Koizumi.  New York Premiere.
Section: Showcase

Meet the Kyobashis, a model suburban Japanese family. Or are they? In director Toshiaki Toyoda’s skillful examination of contemporary domestic malaise, a mother’s plan for the perfect family initially seems to be working, but we soon learn that her perceived perfection is a lie that each family member chooses to believe at the expense of reality.

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  • May 3, 2006 – May 6, 2006