“From Up on Poppy Hill” Playing at the Vancity Theatre + Giveaways!

From the legendary and highly celebrated Studio Ghibli (Spirited Away, Totoro, and Princess Mononoke) comes From Up on Poppy Hill, the uniquely inspired and highly anticipated coming-of-age story from Goro Miyazaki and Hayao Miyazaki. Vancity Theatre will be playing From Up on Poppy Hill from March 22 to March 31, 2013 in both subtitled and dubbed versions. Full schedule. Vancity Theatre …

Ghibli at The Vancity Theatre

The Cinematheque and the Vancity Theatre are co-hosting a major retrospective of the films of Studio Ghibli, the world-renowned anime studio founded in Tokyo in 1985 by animation directors Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata. Vancity Theatre will be playing 12 Studio Ghibli films in English dub. As the dubbing versions are perfect for families with small children, Vancity is offering …

Kibatsu Cinema – eccentricity, popular culture and contemporary Japanese film

The Powell Street Festival Society and Pacific Cinémathèque are pleased to present the fourth edition of Kibatsu Cinema, a celebration of the odd and the eccentric in Japanese pop culture and contemporary Japanese film.  ————— SCREENINGS JUNE 7-28, 2012 ———————————Thursday, June 7 @ 7:00pm: Girl SparksFrom dynamic, up-and-coming young director Yuya Ishii, this film is light-hearted and personal, realistic and fantastic. (VANCOUVER …