Post and Buchanan
San Francisco, California

The Japan Center Mall and the Center for Asian American Media have partnered to bring you a very special series of free events in Japantown Peace Plaza to include four film screenings and two karaoke contests, from October 2010 - January 2011.

Peace Plaza in Japantown
Post Street at Buchanan Street

Outdoor Cinema
Join us at the Japantown Peace Plaza on the following dates at 7:00pm for these free films. Early arrival is highly suggested as seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Screening: Death Note,
Sat. Oct 30, 2010, 7:00 PM
A battle between the world's 2 greatest minds begin when Light Yagami finds the Death Note, a notebook with the power to kill, and decides to rid the world of criminals. Prior to the movie we'll have a costume contest!

Screening: Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Sat, November 13, 7:00 PM
In this Bollywood Classic a middle-aged man who lost his love for live rediscovers it by assuming a new identity in order to rekindle the romantic spark in his marriage.

Screening: Tokyo Godfathers
Saturday, December 11, 7:00 PM
Christmas in Tokyo, Japan. Three homeless friends: a young girl, a transvestite, and a middle-aged bum. While foraging through some trash, they find an abandoned newborn. Hana, the transvestite with delusions of being a mother, convinces the others to keep it overnight. The next day, using a key found with the baby, they start tracking down the parents, with many adventures along the way.

Screening: Shaolin Soccer
Saturday, January 15, 2011, 7:00 PM
A young Shaolin follower reunites with his discouraged brothers to form a soccer team using their martial art skills to their advantage.

Golden Voice Karaoke Contests
Saturday, November 27, 2010, 1:00 - 4:30 PM
Saturday, December 18, 2010, 1:00 - 4:30 PM
Join us for the Golden Voice Karaoke Contest in the Japantown Peace Plaza. You can walk out with bragging rights and some of the $1,000 in prize money to be handed out by the judges.

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Added by FullCalendar on October 21, 2010