Chieri and Cherry

Saturday, February 2 – 7:00pm

Makoto Nakamura, Japan, 2015, 54m
Ages 10+
(Japanese with English subtitles)

North American premiere!

This is the story of a lone girl Chieri, whose father has recently died, and her only friend Cherry, a stuffed animal that helps the girl, overcomes her fear and finds the light in life again. But to do that, he needs to embark on a mysterious adventure where fantasy and reality blend and blur. In the end, Chieri understands the way to go on.

Content advisoryThe film has numerous scary and some sad moments. It is not recommended for sensitive young viewers who are bothered by conflict, elements of danger, the supernatural, and uncertainty in a film. It does not spoil the film to say there is a happy ending!