• Special Screenings
Director: Denis Villeneuve
  • Drama
  • Science Fiction/Fantasy
Japanese Premiere
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10/29 17:40- (116min) -
  • Talk show
Guest (tentative): Talk show: Tomohiro Machiyama (Film Critic)
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When mysterious spacecraft touch down across the globe, an elite team lead by expert linguist Louise Banks is brought together to investigate. As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, Banks and the team race against time for answers, for which she will take a chance that could threaten her life, and quite possibly humanity itself. A provocative science fiction thriller from acclaimed director Denis Villeneuve, known for Prisoners and Enemy. Based on Ted Chiang's "Story of Your Life," the film stars Academy Award nominees Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, and Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker.
Director Denis Villeneuve

Villeneuve, a French-Canadian filmmaker, was born in 1967. His feature film Incendies (2010) was nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 83rd Academy Awards, and acclaimed by the New York Times as one of the best movies of 2011. His Hollywood debut work, Prisoners, received a 2014 Oscar nomination for the Best Achievement in Cinematography. He is currently working on Blade Runner sequel.

Staff Director : Denis Villeneuve
Screenplay : Eric Heisserer
Original Novel : Ted Chiang
Cinematographer : Bradford Young
Production Designer : Patrice Vermette
Music : Jóhann Jóhannson
Editor : Joe Walker
Visual Effects Supervisor : Louis Morin
Cast Amy Adams
Jeremy Renner
Forest Whitaker
Michael Stuhlbarg
116min. Color English [Subtitled in Japanese] | 2016 USA | Distributor in Japan: Sony Pictures Entertainment (Japan) Inc.
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