Thermae Romae

July 14, 2013
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New York Premiere
Co-presented with the New York Asian Film Festival

An epic bath extravaganza! Based on a manga series that’s sold 5 million copies and spawned a TV show, this film’s all about an ancient Roman bath designer who time travels to contemporary Japan and finds fresh inspiration in Japan’s modern day public baths. Five million squeaky clean Japanese people can’t be wrong.

Japan. 2012. 108 min. BD, in Japanese with English subtitles. Directed by Hideki Takeuchi. With Hiroshi Abe, Aya Ueto, Masachika Ichimura, Kazuki Kitamura, Kai Shishido.

Part of JAPAN CUTS 2013

This is Sold Out

  • Sunday, July 14, 2013
  • 5:15 pm