Part of the 2020 season: Happiness is A State of Mind


Director HIRAMATSU Emiko

Cast: TODA Erika, OHARA Sakurako, SAKUMA Yui

(Ano Hi No Orugan,  あの日のオルガン)

As Tokyo burns in the wake of air strikes in the closing months of the Pacific War, nursery teachers lead by Kaede (TODA Erika) scramble to evacuate the children under their care to an abandoned temple. A rare film showing the little known realities of women on the home front who answered the call of duty in the face of adversity.

2019/119 min/English Subtitles

Past screenings