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THE SUN: Acclaimed Drama of Emperor Hirohito opens 11/18 at Film Forum

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New York – Tokyo is pleased to announce the U.S. theatrical release of THE SUN, the long awaited, acclaimed drama of Emperor Hirohito beginning Wednesday, November 18 at Film Forum. The film by Russian filmmaker Alexander Sokurov creates an incisive, eerie portrait of the enigmatic Hirohito during the twilight as he faces surrender and renunciation of his divine status as Emperor. We are happy to support this eccentric film and are giving away 10 pairs of tickets for our readers. Please fill out the form at the bottom of page for your chance to win tickets for this film. Either way, you should watch this film to get some insight on history by purchasing tickets here.

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