Chiaroscuro Film Series Presents: Asako I & II

02/05/2023

Wege Auditorium

1130 Wealthy St SE Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Starts: 2:00PM
Doors: 1:00PM

Chiaroscuro Film Series Presents: Asako I & II


´╗┐Asako meets and falls madly in love with drifter Baku who one day drifts right out of her life. Two years later, working in Tokyo, Asako sees Baku again -- or, rather, a young, solid businessman named Ryohei who bears a striking resemblance to her old flame. They begin to build a happy life together until traces of Asako's past start to resurface.


Asako I & II

Directed by: Ryusuke Hamaguchi

Genre: Drama

Country: Japan

Released: 2018

Runtime: 119 min

Rated: NR


Cost: Free


The Chiaroscuro International Film Series is a non-profit cultural and educational organization that fosters a deeper understanding of world cultures through the medium of film. Chiaroscuro enriches the West Michigan cultural landscape by presenting films in a setting that encourages discussion and enjoyment through a shared social experience.


Face Masks recommended, but not required. Masks are available for those in need at the box office. Please be mindful & respectful of your neighbors in the auditorium & lobby. Enjoy the show.