Sway (Yureru)

July 13, 2007
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Wednesday, July 11 at 8:45 pm
Friday, July 13 at 6:30 pm

Introduction and Q&A with the director (both screenings)!

New York Premiere. 2006, 120 min., 35mm, color. Directed by Miwa Nishikawa. With Joe Odagiri, Teruyuki Kagawa, Masato Ibu and Yoko Maki.

When Takeru returns to his hometown, he runs into Chieko, the girlfriend he left behind years before to pursue his career in Tokyo. But when a fatal incident involving Chieko leads to Takeru’s brother’s arrest for her murder, years of suppressed anger and betrayal surface, threatening to tear the family apart forever.

Tickets: $10/ $7 members & seniors/ $4.50 students*. Purchase tickets online below or call the Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon-Fri, 10 am – 4:45 pm.

Wednesday, July 11 at 8:45 pm:


Friday, July 13 at 6:30 pm:


* The Special Student Discount, reduced from $10 to $4.50, is made possible by the generous support of The Globus Family (Ticket discount is available for the first 700 tickets).

See overview of JAPAN CUTS: Festival of New Japanese Film.

View trailer on YouTube (in Japanese).

A Discussion with Miwa Nishikawa & Naoko Ogigami
Thursday, July 12
6:30 pm

  • Friday, July 13, 2007
  • 6:30 pm