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Shinto in Film

A modern classic and a recent movie featuring Shinto themes.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

This intense fable is set in a remote, coastal Japanese fishing village bordered by mountains and forests. A volatile lumberjack who believes he has a mystical relationship with the mountain goddess becomes unhinged by the arrival of real-estate developers. Adults only!

Friday, June 14, 2019, 6:45 pm to 8:35 pm

A bored schoolgirl who yearns for life in the big city one day magically swaps bodies with a Tokyo high schooler who is equally mystified by his own new persona and surroundings. When this temporary transformation keeps happening, the two leave messages for each other in the hope of meeting face to face.