JAPANEMA

JFLA provides high quality Japanese film screening every second and fourth Wednesday, 7:00pm at JFLA Auditorium (5700 Wilshire Blvd, #100, Los Angeles, CA 90036) 

Free to attend. Reservation is not required.
*Seating is on a first come first serve basis and subject to capacity. Please arrive early for best seating.

Street Parking is available.

 

10/9/2019@ 7PM
 

You will experience fears of insane media frenzy.

Nobody to Watch Over Me
(118mins, 2009)

 

Directed by Ryoichi Kimizuka


©2009 FUJI TELEVISION NETWORK, NIHON EIGA SATELLITE BROADCASTING CORPORATION, TOHO

A deep drama depicting the fears of a modern day society, it portrays the distress of the family of a juvenile criminal and the conflicts of the detective ordered to protect them. A film by Ryoichi Kimizuka, the writer and director of "Bayside Shakedown" series.

 

The Funamura family is the target of mass media attention after their first son commits act of murder. Furthermore, every move of detective Katsuura (Koichi Sato) takes in protecting the bewildered daughter of the family, Saori (Mirai Shida) is being fully exposed over the internet. In a deadly game of hide and seek Katsuura and Saori are eventually freed from the malicious attempts of internet addicts.

 

*In Japanese with English subtitles

Click Here to Watch the Trailer