Japan Cinema Series presents Kari-gurashi no Arietti (The Secret World of Arrietty). Free admission, donations appreciated! Cash bar available at Cafe Istanbul. Co-sponsored by the Charitable Film Network.
THE SECRET WORLD OF ARRIETTY, where imagination comes to life! The studio that brought you PONYO and the Academy Award®-winning SPIRITED AWAY (2002, Best Animated Feature) once again delivers a heartwarming tale of friendship and courage in beautiful animation! In a secret world hidden beneath the floorboards, little people called Borrowers live quietly among us. But when tenacious and tiny Arrietty is discovered by Shawn, a human boy, their secret and forbidden friendship blossoms into an extraordinary adventure. Based on the award-winning novel THE BORROWERS.