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The Wife of Gegege

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Come and enjoy the spectacular world of Japanese Cinema at The Japan Foundation, New Delhi Office.

The theme of this month is "Life as Cartoonist"

Film: The Wife of Gegege
Date: 13th April 2018 (Friday)
Time: 6:30pm
Director: Takuji Suzuki
Duration: 119 minutes
*FREE ENTRY
*With English subtitles

Set in Shimane prefecture, 1961, the film is about a 29 year-old Nunoe (Fukiishi Kazue) and Shigeru (Kudo Kankuro), a manga artist who lost his left arm in the war. They get married, just five days after being introduced at a matchmaking meeting. They move to Tokyo and endure a life of abysmal poverty.

©2010/MIZUKI Production, "Gegege no Nyobo" Production Committee/colour