Move through Fantasy and Reality while watching Asian Drama!
Description: When a bored college student learns that a long lost aunt has been found dead in a park, he begins piecing together her life to see if it had any value. What he finds is a revelation. Talented film director, Tetsuya Nakashima (?Kamikaze Girls" 04), wield a host of cinematic tools to make ?Memories of MATSUKO" a memorably entertaining and emotionally powerful ?fairytale tragedy," weaving together realistic human drama with offbeat comedy and spectacular (Bob Fosse-like) production numbers to tell the heartbreaking story of Matsuko Kawajiri, a starry-eyed woman who spends her entire life serching for a worthy ?prince" capable of returning her limitless love. Versatile actress, Miki Nakatani, renders a virtuosic performance in the lead role of Matsuko.
June 5th, 2010