BSAF 2019: Belmont World Film series continues tonight with “Asako I and II”

The Boston Springs A Fethival season for 2019 continues, and the weekly Belmont World Film series has another screening this evening

Running on Mondays through April 29, BWF’s annual series spotlights critically acclaimed films from around the world, many making their local premieres during the series.

This week’s film is from Japan, “Asako I and II” from director Ryûsuke Hamaguchi. Here’s the write up from the official film series website:

A dramedy based on the 2010 novel about a woman who falls in love with two men who look the same but act completely differently. An official selection at the Cannes Film Festival.

The film is in Japanese with English subtitles. The guest speaker this week,  Shuei Kozu, MSW, PhD, was born in Kobe and is a clinical social worker at Boston Children’s Hospital’s International Health Services and adjunct professor in the School of Social Work at Simmons University,

For more information on the series and to purchase tickets to this and the other fine films in the series, click the link to visit the Belmont World Film official website.

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