In Pursuit of Happiness

Sunday, 11 November 2012 - 2:00pm

Rainey Auditorium, Penn Museum

In Pursuit of Happiness

Penn Museum Second Sunday Culture Films

Ray Ono (2009)

After the initial grand economic bust in Japan, the homeless population has grown. This short film takes you to the lives of men who live on the outskirts of the city, and of Japanese society, but on another level speaks to the nature of happiness.

Discussion: Kyle Cleveland, Temple University in Japan

Co-sponsored by Center for East Asian Studies, Cinema Studies

Films are free with Museum admission.


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