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.
Street Parking is available.
A Plan to Repopulate the Countryside Starts Out Funny and Descends into Tense Drama
The Scythian Lamb（羊の木）(126mins, 2017)
Directed by Daihachi Yoshida
©2018 "The Scythian Lamb" Film Partners
The comic by the maestro team of Tatsuhiko Yamagami and Mikio Igarashi is adapted to live-action in this ultimate dramatic thriller that reveals the true nature of human beings. In the director's chair is Daihachi Yoshida of The Kirishima Thing and Pale Moon.
Six unknown people move to the declining seaport city of Uobuka. Unremarkable city official, Tsukisue (Ryo Nishikido), is appointed to welcome them, but finds out the shocking truth that all of them are former murder suspects. Before long, an uneasiness begins to creep over the quiet city.
*In Japanese with English subtitles
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