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You can watch the film anytime during the festival (June 5th - 27th) however there is 48 hour viewing period after you initially click “play”.

Nobuto Urita is a boxer who loves his sport more than anything. No matter how hard he tries, he keeps losing his matches. Meanwhile, Kazuki Ogawa who spars with Urita at the same gym is a boxer with elite talent and skills; his eventual road to the championship is assured. Ogawa is also engaged to Chika Amano. She is a childhood friend of Urita and his first love. Also on hand is Narasaki who comes to train simply to look “cool” but discovers his own talent and passion. Director Yoshida, working from his own script, illuminates the passionate intensity of the world of boxing with intelligence, sensitivity and humour.

 

NOTE: THE FILM IS AVAILABLE IN ALL PROVINCES EXCEPT FOR QUEBEC.

 


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MESSAGE FROM DIRECTOR KEISUKE YOSHIDA

 

 

©2021 “Blue Corner” Film Partners

 

Screening Sponsor:

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Asahi Logo
Director
Keisuke Yoshida
Starring
Kenichi Matsuyama, Fumino Kimura, Tokio Emoto, Masahiro Higashide
Premiere
International Premiere
Start Date
Runtime
107 min

Admission

$9.99 (incl. tax)

NOTE: THE FILM IS AVAILABLE IN ALL PROVINCES EXCEPT FOR QUEBEC.
All films available on demand from June 5 to June 27, 2021 in Canada only.

In Japanese with English subtitles.

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