Mumon: The Land of Stealth

The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme

Mumon: The Land of Stealth CERT TBC

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Cast: Satoshi Ono, Satomi Ishihara

Country: Japan
Year: 2017
Duration: 125m
With English Subtitles
Mumon is a carefree 16th-century mercenary. When the ninja council makes a power play to defeat the young Nobukatsu Oda, Mumon jumps into the fray to satisfy his new bride Okuni’s demand that he make good on his promises of wealth. Yet Mumon soon finds what is worth fighting for beyond money or nation. Yoshihiro Nakamura takes on the jidaigeki epic with his signature sense of play featuring a jazzy soundtrack and fantastical ninja tricks. [Japan Cuts] An epic period drama that’s not your typical Ninja movie! Suitable for ages 12 and above.

**PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT WILL START PROMPTLY AT THE ADVERTISED TIME**

FREE NINJA JAPANESE WORKSHOP!
Times: 1PM-6PM

To be a great ninja you need to be sneaky, stealthy, smart… and have great Japanese language skills! Test out your linguistic ninja skills with a special themed beginner’s Japanese ninja lesson run by the Japan Foundation! You can learn how to write “ninja” in Japanese characters, dress up as a ninja, and enjoy other fun ninja activities. Disclaimer: activities do not include ninja assassination or throwing “shuriken” ninja throwing stars.
Visitors can join in with learning Japanese ninja writing or drawing ninjas or origami at any time, but during the following set times we will also have:

1PM - 2PM Origami with an instructor
5PM - 6PM Dress up like a ninja workshop
5PM - 6PM Origami with an instructor

Suitable for all ages. Places are limited and on a first come first served basis on the day.

Times

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