“A Saijiki Films production Passing through the Shrine’s Gate” Directed by Shō Ikeda

Visual Other
Music Theater Traditional Other

Movie Screening and Special Talk

This event is supported as a project of Kyoto Arts Core Network.

On March 23, “Passing through the Shrine’s Gate” (directed by Shō Ikeda, 2016, 65min) will be screened in Kyoto Art Center. Through the beautiful and mysterious images of the gate and forest of the village shrine, this movie will reveal the Japanese view on nature and their way of life inherited since the ancient time period.
After screening the movie, the special talk will be held by Shō Ikeda (Director), Takashi Ogasawara (Producer), and Taisuke Karasawa who studies the thoughts of Kumagusu Minakata (1867-1941). Kumagusu Minakata, Japanese eminent scholar of natural history, is the extremely important motif in this movie.

*Language: English with Japanese subtitles

Date / Term

March 23, 2019 (Sat.)


Kyoto Art Center

Kyoto Art Center
Yamabushiyama-cho 546-2, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8156 JAPAN

Admission Adult ¥1,500
Student ¥1,000
Person with disability certificate ¥700

Seating capacity: 80
*Please book in advance!
Please let us know your name / contact / number of people / ticket type to the below e-mail address:
Organizer Sunsketch

*For more information, please contact the each organizer.

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