2005-09-17 | 41st Shonai Documentary Film Tomonokai Screenings

The Shonai Documentary Film Tomonokai holds regular screenings (every other month) of films including those screened at the Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival, as part of its mission to provide greater opportunities to see the best in documentary film.

Filmmakers who have previously participated in YIDFF have been invited to Shonai for this special screening.

41st Shonai Documentary Film Tomonokai Screenings

October 14 (Fri) 19:00   [Venue] Sakata Sogo Bunka Center 401

White Tower
Dir: Su Qing, Mina
CHINA / 2003 / Chinese / Color / Video / 83 min / YIDFF 2005 New Asian Currents

The very first of its kind in China, this human drama of love and marriage revolves around deaf women and men. Their vibrant exchange in sign language creates a dynamism faster than sonic velocity.

Guests: directors Su Qing and Mina

General 1,000 yen, Students (High School and younger) 500 yen
Members free
(General membership fee: 3,000 yen for a year
Student membership fee: 1,500 yen for a year)
[In cooperation with]
YIDFF Organizing Committee
[Presented by]
Shonai Documentary Film Tomonokai
phone, fax: 0234-22-7771 (Ogata)
Shonai Documentary Eiga Tomonokai Office Located inside picture book and tea shop “Last Leaf” (Ogata)