Penguin Highway


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.


4/10/2019@ 7PM

Penguins are Just the Tip of the Iceberg

Penguin Highway
(118mins, 2018)

Directed by Hiroyasu Ishida

©2018 Tomihiko Morimi, KADOKAWA / Penguin Highway Production Committee

An animated sci-fi fantasy adapting Tomihiko Morimi's identically titled novel. Budding genius Aoyama is only in the 4th grade, but already lives his life like a scientist. He has a great rapport with The Lady at his dentist's office. When penguins start appearing in his sleepy suburb hundreds of miles from the sea, Aoyama vows to solve the mystery. When he finds the source of the penguins is The Lady, they team up for an unforgettable summer adventure!

*In Japanese with English subtitles

ClickHere to Watch the Trailer

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