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Riverside Mukolitta

Comedy Drama Women Directors

Yamada, an ex-con dealing with the sudden death of his estranged father, makes a fresh start by moving to a small fishing village, and into an old apartment building populated by a group of quirky misfits. Based on director Naoko Ogigami's own 2019 novel.

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3:30 pm
Fri Sep 30
International Village 9
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9:30 pm
Mon Oct 03
International Village 9
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Plan 75

Award Winners Drama Human Rights & Social Justice Women Directors

In a near future Japan, seniors aged 75-plus are encouraged to voluntarily euthanize themselves for the good of society. While the plan seems to solve the dilemma, everyone involved questions the morality of it.

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6:15 pm
Sat Oct 01
International Village 9
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3:15 pm
Tue Oct 04
International Village 10
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Stonewalling

Drama Women Directors

Lynn (Yao Honggui), a 20-something looking forward to a career as a flight attendant, has a pushy, patriarchal boyfriend and a mother deep in debt. When she finds herself pregnant, she decides to sell her unborn child to her mother's debtors.

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9:00 pm
Sat Oct 01
The Cinematheque
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2:45 pm
Tue Oct 04
The Cinematheque
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Motherhood

Drama

Ryuichi Hiroki’s film tells the story of a woman who loves her mother but can’t muster the same feelings for her daughter. Shot through with the spirit of Greek tragedy, Hiroki creates a rich atmosphere of psychological danger.

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6:00 pm
Wed Oct 05
Vancouver Playhouse
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9:15 pm
Fri Oct 07
The Cinematheque
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