2022-01-13 | The YAMAGATA Documentary Film Library Friday Theater (February–March)

Screenings at the Yamagata Documentary Film Library present documentaries and movies rarely shown on television or in theaters, including works from the Film Library vaults.

The YAMAGATA Documentary Film Library Friday Theater

Yamagata Documentary Dojo 4
February 18 (Fri)
14:00 (single screening)
Dir: Iwasaki Yu / JAPAN / 2021 / 28 min
Shiokaze (Rough cut version)
Dir: Kim Seon / 70 min (subject to change)
+ Director’s talk and discussion (in Japanese)

Please be aware that in March we are holding screenings at a different venue, Yamagin Kenmin Hall, on March 5 (Sat).

Friday Theater Roadshow: Saturday Special Screening

March 5 (Sat)    [Venue] Yamagin Kenmin Hall, Studio 2
Mysterious Object at Noon
Dir: Apichatpong Weerasethakul / THAILAND / 2000 / 83 min / YIDFF 2001 International Competition Runner-up Prize
Magino Story—Pass
Dir: Ogawa Shinsuke / JAPAN / 1977 / 43 min
Dir: Sakai Ko, Hamaguchi Ryusuke / JAPAN / 2013 / Blu-ray / 120 min / YIDFF 2013 Perspectives Japan, Sky Perfect IDEHA Prize
Talk Session
Guest: Sakai Ko, Aoyama Taro

Living the Light
March 18 (Fri)  
14:00, 19:00 (screens twice)
Living the Light—Robby Müller
Dir: Claire Pijman / THE NETHERLANDS / 2018 / Blu-ray / 86 min / YIDFF 2019 International Competition

February 18, March 18: The YAMAGATA Documentary Film Library (Yamagata Big Wing 3F)
March 5: Yamagin Kenmin Hall (Yamagata Prefectural Concert Hall) 3F, Studio 2
Free admission for members (Member’s fee: free)
[Presented by]
phone: 023-666-4480 (YIDFF Yamagata office)

In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19,

  • please wear a face mask in the venue
  • please stay home if you have a fever or any kind of illness.