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Japanese Cinema Club Presents: Giants & Toys

When:
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 5:10 PM - 7:10 PM
Where:
Centennial Hall Room G01
Description:

Japanese Cinema Club presents Yasuzo Masumura's Giants & Toys. The satire revolves around Japanese candy companies and their manufactured media star. Central themes include capitalism, consumerism, superficiality, the decline of bushido, and the rise of apathetic corporate culture. This screening is the seventh in a series of Japanese new wave films being shown in an attempt to connect the Texas State audience with the art, history, and development of modern Japanese society.

Cost:
Free
See:
https://www.facebook.com/TexasStateUniversityJapeneseCinemaClub
Sponsor:
Contact:
Eden Hill
Calendar:
Common Experience
Categories:
Academic, Entertainment, Visual Arts
Audience:
Faculty, General Interest, Graduate Students, Staff, Undergraduate Students
Japanese Cinema Club Presents: Giants & Toys