Mother, I’ve Pretty Much Forgotten Your Face

お母さんいい加減あなたの顔は忘れてしまいました • Okaasan, iikagen anata no kao wo wasurete shimaimashita
by Michirō Endō
2015 • 104 min • OmeU • ARTicle Films

with Michirō Endō, Azumi, Chie Endō

Why continue singing? Why continue travelling? Be sure to watch! There is no end to this journey.
With "The Stalin", Michiro Endo founded in the early 80s a pioneering Punkband.
On his 60th birthday in 2011 he and his band toured once again for a reuinion tour through the whole of Japan, meanwhile his hometown Fukushima is destroyed by the violence of nature.
In this Documentary Endo deals with his life issues – Being a musician, confronting his family, and dealing with his age and eventual death.

Text: Katja Welser

European Premiere
► 3001 Kino • Freitag, 2.6.2017 • 20:00 Uhr
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Programmheft und Timetable

Zum Herunterladen: Die Programmübersicht (Time­table) (PDF, 1 MB) im praktischen DIN-A4-Querformat und das Programmheft (PDF, 12,5 MB) (v3, Stand 14.05.2017).


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