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Free Film Screening: Close-Knit
Our annual event returns to the Hot Docs Cinema (formerly Bloor Cinema) in January 2019 with three films about getting through difficult times with the help of family and friends. Presented by The Japan Foundation, Toronto and the Consulate-General of Japan in Toronto.
CLOSE – KNIT 彼らが本気で編むときは、Directed by Naoko Ogigami, 2017, 127 min.
Rinko is a transgender woman with a heart of gold. Her boyfriend Makio was captivated by her warmth, and accepts her for who she is. A lonely little girl Tomo appears in their life, and they end up spending heartwarming time together.
・No RSVP required
・Japanese with English subtitles
・Doors open 30 minutes before showtime