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    Posted by Dr. ARUDOU, Debito on October 6th, 2009

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    Passing on this info.  (日本語のアナウンスメントは英語の下です。)Arudou Debito in Sapporo

    Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,

    We are happy to announce that the critically acclaimed documentary “SOUR STRAWBERRIES – Japan’s hidden »guest workers«” will have its premier in a cinema in Japan at Osaka’s Ciné Nouveau in Kujo.

    The first screening will be on Saturday, 10th October 2009 at 10:30 am. Director Tilman König will be present and happy to answer questions from 11:30 onwards.

    The discussion will be held in Japanese. Questions in English and German will be answered as well.

    “SOUR STRAWBERRIES – Japan’s hidden »Guest Workers«”, a movie by Tilman König and Daniel Kremers, G/J 2008, 56 min, color, 16:9. Original in German, Japanese, Chinese, English with English and Japanese Subtitles.

    Everyday from October 10th to October 30th 2009

    The film was supported by Stiftung “Menschenwürde und Arbeitswelt”, Berlin and CinemAbstruso, Leipzig.

    Trailer: http://www.vimeo.com/2276295

    http://www.cinemabstruso.de/strawberries/main.html

    http://www.cinenouveau.com/

    “‘Sour Strawberries’ spotlights the plight of non-Japanese ‘trainees'” – Japan Times Online

    “A must see!” -- Kansai Scene

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    『サワー・ストロベリーズ〜知られざる日本の外国人労働者〜』映画館上映のお知らせ

    2009年10月10日(土)より、大阪九条のシネ・ヌーヴォXにて
    『サワー・ストロベリーズ〜知られざる日本の外国人労働者〜』が
    公開されることになりました。

    初日の10月10日(土)は、監督のティルマン・ケーニヒによる舞台挨拶と
    初回上映後にトークイベントを予定しております。
    詳細は、映画館HPをご覧下さい。
    http://www.cinenouveau.com/

    『サワー・ストロベリーズ〜知られざる日本の外国人労働者〜』
    2009年/ドイツ・日本/ドイツ語・日本語・英語・中国語(日本語/英語字幕)/58分
    http://www.cinemabstruso.de/strawberries/main.html

    上映期間:2009年10月10日(土)〜2009年10月30日(金)
    時期によって上映時間が異なります。HPをご覧下さい。
    皆さまのお越しを、お待ちいたしております。

    ENDS

    2 Responses to “SOUR STRAWBERRIES Cinema Debut Oct 10th-30th every day, Cine Nouveau Osaka Kujo”

    1. Mark Wollacott Says:

      That is great news! I am glad many people will be able to watch this documentary and learn a few things about the plight of immigrants in Japan.

      Mark Wollacott aka W.F. Tyrman
      Kansai Scene.

    2. Naoko Says:

      Hello, I’m interested in issues of migration/immigration, refugees, and ethnic minorities in Japan, and love to see your film, ‘Sour Strawberries’, if possible. I would also like to show it to my university students in Okinawa. Could you please tell me whether the film is available as a DVD or not, and if so how and where I could rent it. Thanks.

      http://www.cinemabstruso.de/strawberries/main.html

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