Planet Cinema Film Series: A Letter to Momo Film & Theater
- Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center
- 600 River St.
- Austin, TX 78701
- August 14, 2017
- Phone: (512) 974-4000
- Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Directed by Hiroyuki Okiura, PG After the death of her husband, Ikuko takes her adolescent daughter Momo to live in an island village. Surly and uncommunicative Momo refuses to like her new home or make new friends until three guardian goblins force her to deal with her new reality. Their antics cause Momo to make friends and integrate herself into the life of the village.
Planet Cinema is a film series devoted to world cinema, presented by the Museums and Cultural Programs Division of the Austin Parks and Recreation Department presented in partnership with the Austin Oita Sister City Committee, to celebrate Oita, Japan week and provide a cool summer treat for families in the warmest month of our year (it’s hot in Oita, too!