• Japan Now
  • Director in Focus: Shunji Iwai
Love Letter
[ Love Letter ]
Director: Shunji Iwai
  • Drama
10/28 16:00- (117min) -
  • Talk show
Guest (tentative): Talk show: Shunji Iwai(Director/Screenplay), Miho Nakayama(Actress)
Tickets ¥1300
Tickets (student) ¥1000
Tickets at the Door (student) ¥500 Available from 0:00
Situation of seats
:Still seats available :Only few seats left
:Tickets for Primary Sales are sold out
* Tickets for some screenings/programs may be available again after sold-out.
Tax included.
Please note that the stage appearances of guests and scheduled time of the show may change according to circumstances.
Two years after her fiancé’s death, Hiroko Watanabe tries to relieve her grief by mailing him a letter. It is delivered to a young woman in his hometown who has her fiancé’s name, Itsuki Fujii. Hiroko is surprised to receive a reply, which begins a fascinating correspondence between the two women.
Director Shunji Iwai

Born in 1963, Shunji Iwai began his directing career in 1988 with commercials, music videos, and TV dramas. His cinematic style and vision came to be known as the “Iwai Aesthetic”. In 1995, he scored a huge hit across Asia with Love Letter. Other major works include Fireworks, Should We See It from the Side or the Bottom? (Uchiage Hanabi, Shita kara Miruka? Yoko kara Miruka?) (1993), Swallowtail Butterfly (1996), April Story (Shigatsu Monogatari) (1998), All About Lily Chou-Chou (2001), Hana and Alice (2004), Vampire (2012), and The Case of Hana & Alice (2015). His latest work is A Bride for Rip Van Winkle (2016).

Staff Director/Screenplay : Shunji Iwai
Executive Producer : Murakami Koichi
Planning : Hajime Shigemura
Planning : Toshikazu Horiguchi
Executive Producer : Chiaki Matsushita
Executive Producer : Shuji Abe
Producer : Komaki Jiro
Producer : Tomoki Ikeda
Producer : Masahiko Nagasawa
Cast Miho Nakayama
Etsushi Toyokawa
Miki Sakai
Takashi Kashiwabara
Bunjaku Han
117min. Color Japanese [Subtitled in English] | 1995 Japan |
TIFF Online Ticket
Online Reservation
Ticket will be available through smart phone / tablet / PC.
Service Hours: 24 hours a day
Until 20 min. after the last screening on Nov. 3 Thu
TIFF Ticket Information Center
Toll-free number: 0120-656-339(10:00-19:00/ daily)
Number: 050-3786-0368 (12:00-18:00/ daily)
Telephone Reservation
An operator will assist your purchase.
Number: 050-3786-8066
Service Hours: Until Oct. 29 Sat
10:00am~20:00pm everyday
Reservation is acceptable until 5 days before screening day.
Sales at TIFF Ticket Center from Oct. 25 Tue
TIFF Ticket Center (Roppongi Hills 2F O-YANE PLAZA)
Service Hours: Oct. 25 Sat~Nov. 3 Thu
from 9:30am until 20 min. after the start of the venue's last screening of the day.
Tickets for EX Theater Roppongi can be purchased at the ticket sales counter located at TIFF Ticket Center.
All-night screening tickets are also available at the temporary ticket sales counter at the theater after TIFF Ticket Center is closed.
  • 8th KYOTO HISTORICA INTERNAITONAL FILM FESTIVAL to Co-host TIFF @ Kyoto Week!|2016.11.1[TUE]〜11.13[SUN]
  • 8th KYOTO HISTORICA INTERNAITONAL FILM FESTIVAL to Co-host TIFF @ Kyoto Week!|2016.11.1[TUE]〜11.13[SUN]
Official Partner