Movies Scheduled for January through March, 2002

The following movie films will be shown, one for each month, at the Funabashi Shimin Bunka (Citizensf Culture) Hall, three times on respective days indicated, at 10:00, 14:00 and 18:30.

Address : 2-2-5, Honcho, Funabashi city.  

gTHE ROAD HOMEh ,Wed., Jan., 23,  1H.-29Min.

A feature-length film presented with the 50th Silver Berlin Bear prize

2000 U.S./China joint production

A melodrama with a young teacher from the town and an 18-year-old girl in love, serving him with her own cooking

Directed by Zhang Yimou, starring Zhang Ziyi and others 

gMUSIC OF THE HEARTh, Fri., Feb., 22,  2H.-3Min.

A 1999 U. S. film with stages at East Harlem of New York; based on the true story, depicting 13 years of inspiring trajectory between a teacher named Roberta and 50-odd pupils

Directed by Wes Graven and starring Meryl Streep, Angera Basett, Aidan Quinn, Kiran Culkin, etc. Special guests: Isaac Stern and others. 

gIL FERROVIEREh (A Railroad Man), Fri., Mar., 15, 1Hr.-55Min.

A 1956 Italian film, describing the daily life (and happenings) of a railroad-manfs family, mediocre but filled with pathos and tender affection.

Directed by Pietro Germi, and starring by himself, Sylva Koscina, etc.

The Cinema-Salon membership application is accepted at any time (including respective days of the show) at the said hall, 3F. The annual fee: \1500. Film products may be subject to change due to circumstances.  For detail, if any, call 047-434-5555.