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Tokyo fiancée = 東京婚約 /
Tokyo fiancée

Author: a film by Stefan Liberski. ; ; Stefan LiberskiJacques-Henri BronckartOlivier BronckartPauline ÉtienneAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : First Run Features, [2015] ©2014
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : FrenchView all editions and formats
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Based on Amélie Nothomb's bestselling novel, Tokyo Fiancée is a dark romantic comedy that will appeal to fans of Jean-Pierre Jeunet's Amélie and Sofia Coppola's Lost in Translation. The young, pixie-like Amélie is in love with all things Japanese, which prompts her to buy a one-way ticket to Tokyo in order to completely immerse herself in Japanese culture. She offers to work as a French tutor, and soon finds  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Romance films
Dark comedy films
Film adaptations
Comedy films
Romantic comedy films
Fiction films
Feature films
Foreign language films
Drama
Named Person: Amélie Nothomb; Amélie Nothomb
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: a film by Stefan Liberski. ; ; Stefan Liberski; Jacques-Henri Bronckart; Olivier Bronckart; Pauline Étienne; Taichi Inoue; Julie Le Breton; Alice de Lencquesaing; Akima Ota; Hichame Alaouie; Frédérique Broos; Casimir Liberski; Amélie Nothomb; Versus Production,; Films du Worso (Firm),; Forums Films,; BELGACOM,; Radio-Télévision belge de la communauté culturelle française,; First-Run Features (Firm),
OCLC Number: 927352522
Language Note: In French, Japanese and English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Adapted from the novel : Ni d'Ève ni d'Adam / by Amélie Nothomb.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Widescreen.
Includes film gallery.
Credits: Camera, Hichame Alaouié ; editing, Frederique Broos ; original music, Casimir Liberski.
Cast: Pauline Etienne, Taichi Inoue, Julie Le Breton, Alice de Lencquesaing, Akima Ota.
Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, widescreen presentation, 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
Other Titles: Tokyo fiancée (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Versus Production présente ; une production Versus Production, Forums Films, Les Films du Worso, RTBF (Télévision Belge), Belgacom ; un film de Stefan Liberski ; produit par Jacques-Henri & Olivier Bronckart.

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Based on Amélie Nothomb's bestselling novel, Tokyo Fiancée is a dark romantic comedy that will appeal to fans of Jean-Pierre Jeunet's Amélie and Sofia Coppola's Lost in Translation. The young, pixie-like Amélie is in love with all things Japanese, which prompts her to buy a one-way ticket to Tokyo in order to completely immerse herself in Japanese culture. She offers to work as a French tutor, and soon finds herself enjoying a passionate relationship with her only student, the charming Rinri. As the two explore the joys (and awkwardness) of their first real romance and the colorful city around them, many cultural barriers fall ... but some still remain--Container.

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Tokyo Fianc√©e is a feature-length romantic drama that follows the adventures of Am√©lie, a young Belgian woman, as she returns to Japan, the country of her birth, to teach French lessons in the hopes of assimilating and becoming, in her words, ‚

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