Community Calendar -> Theater
Community Calendar -> General Community Events

13th Green Mountain Film Festival: Departures

Sun Mar 21st , 2010 8:45pm-10:45pm
Savoy Theater
Venue: Savoy Theater
26 Main St, Montpelier, VT 05602 (Map) (Set as Local)
13th Green Mountain Film Festival: <i>Departures</i> Montpelier Vermont


The surprise winner of last year's Foreign Film Oscar follows Daigo Kobayashi, a devoted cellist in an orchestra that has just been dissolved and who is suddenly left without a job. Daigo moves back to his hometown with his wife to look for work and answers a classified ad entitled "Departures" thinking it is an advertisement for a travel agency,only to discover that the job is actually for a nokanshi, a funeral professional who prepares deceased bodies for burial and entry into the next life. While his wife and others despise the job, Daigo takes a certain pride in his work and begins to perfect the art of nokanshi, acting as a gentle gatekeeper between life and death, between the departed and the family of the departed. Empire Magazine: "Heart-warming, funny, wise and profound." Sponsored by Patricia Fontaine. Community Partner: Japan Society of Vermont.131 minutes, in Japanese with subtitles. Film review

SATURDAY, MARCH 20 9:30 AM @ Savoy Theater
SUNDAY, MARCH 21 8:45 PM @ Savoy Theater
MONDAY, MARCH 22 11:30 AM @ Savoy Theater


Source Calendar:
Events
Brought to you by:
Savoy Theater

Website: www.greenmountainfilmfestival.org/2010-films-events/departures
Event Type:
Theater
General Community Events

This listing has been seen
2 times over the past 30 days.


See something wrong with this listing? Anyone can edit or update the free event listings on WherezIt.com because nobody knows your own neighborhood like you do. Login or Register to update this listing.

Visit Complete Automotive Repair Service, LLC (C.A.R.S) today!



Visit Bob's Painting & Roofing today!


Want to see your ad here?


© 2019 WherezIt.com

Page generated in: 0.114 seconds
Query Count: 59 Query Time: 0.064