Preview: 'The Railway Man'

Our advanced screening of 'The Railway Man' will be followed by a Q&A with KCET Cinema Series host Pete Hammond and actor Hiroyuki Sanada.

'The Railway Man' Screening Info:

Date/Time:

  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014
    7:00 PM

Guest:

  • Actor Hiroyuki Sanada

Location:

  • Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in North Hollywood
    5220 Lankershim Blvd.,
    North Hollywood, CA 91601

Please call (747) 201-5800 for information.

The synopsis:
Based on the remarkable bestselling autobiography, 'The Railway Man' tells the extraordinary and epic true story of Eric Lomax (Colin Firth), a British Army officer who is tormented as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labor camp during World War II. Decades later, Lomax and his beautiful love interest Patti (Nicole Kidman) discover that the Japanese interpreter responsible for much of his treatment is still alive and set out to confront him, and his haunting past, in this powerful and inspiring tale of heroism, humanity and the redeeming power of love.


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