Tag Archive: Nobuhiko Obayashi

December Films at Innis Town Hall: Casting Blossoms to the Sky

Kono sora no hana: Nagaoka hanabi monogatari •この空の花:長岡花火物語 Directed by Nobuhiko Obayashi/2012 /160 min/blu-ray/colour Out of the blue, newspaper reporter Reiko gets a letter from her ex-boyfriend Kenichi, inviting her to see the famous Nagaoka fireworks festival and a performance of a play … Continue reading →

January Movies: Seven Weeks

Seven Weeks 野のなななのか Reservations are now closed. Thank you for your interest. Dir. Nobuhiko Obayashi, 2014, 171 min. In Japanese with English subtitles The latest from veteran director Obayashi (Hausu) merges drama and fantasy in a 3-hour experimental opus that … Continue reading →