*Cancelled* - Floating Weeds screening

When and Where

Sunday, March 15, 2020 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Innis Town Hall
2 Sussex Avenue, Toronto, ON M5S 1J5


This event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This screening is part of Everyday Life in Japan: The Post-War Cinema of Ozu Yasujiro. Films curated by Professor Michael Raine, Western University. 

Directed by Ozu Yasujiro
1959 | 119 min

An aging actor returns to a small coastal town with his troupe and reunites with his former lover and illegitimate son, a scenario that enrages his current mistress and results in heartbreak for all. Floating Weeds 浮草 is a remake of Ozu's 1934 silent classic A Story of Floating Weeds in color with the celebrated cinematographer Kazuo Miyagawa

Japanese with English subtitles. Free admission, RSVP required

Contact Information


Japan Foundation, Cinema Studies Institute


2 Sussex Avenue, Toronto, ON M5S 1J5