Thursday, Sept 26, 2019, 7 PM @ AMC River East 21
CAN’T STOP THE DANCING (ダンスウィズミー) | Chicago Premiere
Japan | 2019 | 103 Minutes | DCP | In Japanese w/English subtitles
Director: Shinobu Yaguchi
Starring: Ayaka Miyoshi, Yuu Yashiro, chay, Takahiro Miura, Tsuyoshi Muro, Akira Takarada
Film Source: Warner Bros, Japan
Suzuki Shizuka is an office lady at a large corporation who is treated by a hypnotist and left under the spell. Thereafter she cannot but sings and dances whenever she hears any melody whatsoever. Shizuka heads back to the hypnotist for relief, but he is nowhere to be found when he is needed the most.
“A funny, fast-paced and deliriously joyful update of classic musicals featuring a delightful lead performance from Ayaka Miyoshi.” – JCCC Canada
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We thank the Consulate-General of Japan and their Japan Information Center’s generous support partially supporting the general operating costs associated with the Japanese Films presentation.