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Presented by The Japan Foundation, Sydney

Yuki – Snow Fairy

Unclassified 15+
Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

26 Nov

A rare animated film by Tadashi Imai where a young heroine Yuki descends from heaven to banish evil in the mortal world. With the help of her orphan friends and a mystical stallion, Yuki inspires the farmers to rise up against feudal warlords.

  • Based on a novel by renowned children’s author, Ryusuke Saito, Imai weaves social commentary into this beautifully animated tale of good versus evil.

    Yuki – Snow Fairy is screened as part of a free program of classic Japanese films from the Japan Foundation’s collection, this year focusing on the cinema of Tadashi Imai and Kaneto Shindô.