FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL '17 | Lineup
This year's films to be screened at the outdoor screening area "Fuji Theater" has been confirmed!
Located along the river, the Fuji Theater offers a selection of films that everyone can enjoy before turning in for the night.
|7/28 (Fri)||"THE TIMERS Special Edition"||23:00 -|
|"Purple Rain"||24:00 -|
|7/29 (Sat)||"Otoko wa Tsuraiyo Tora-san's Shattered Romance"||24:00 -|
THE TIMERS Special Edition (7/28 (Fri) 23:00 -)
THE TIMERS presented in an unspeakable era! Food for thought in a society that's air is now more cramped than ever. A message to the future that the legendary band, THE TIMERS led by Kiyoshiro Imawano left.
THE TIMERS led by "The Eternal Mr. Fuji Rock" Kiyoshiro Imawano was formed in reaction to wanting to have the freedom to sing freely after his record company canceled the release of RC Succession "Covers" that contained anti-nuclear mesages. Enjoy this film which focuses on the live performances at Yokohama National University in 1988 and Yokohama City university in 1989, where these performances and images portrayed truly convey the passion and energy which are the essence of rock.
Purple Rain (7/28 (Fri) 24:00 -)
"Listen to my soul (music)!" The suffering, frustration and glory of one musician.
In rememberance of Prince's who passed away in 2016, a special screening of his masterpiece "Purple · Rain" for one night only!
A huge hit that won Prince the Song and Arrangement Awards at the 57th Academy Award and pushed him to stardom. The film is an autobiographical youth movie that Prince himself played as the leading role potraying the path from his successive era to success. A film about one musician who is troubled by a clash with fellow band members, a mistake with a loved one and family issues. An impressive work that dipicts Prince going through all of this while being hurt and frustrated due to the all suffering and at the same time writing his most famous songs.
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Otoko wa Tsuraiyo Tora-san's Shattered Romance (7/29 (Sat) 24:00 -)
Tora-san tells Madonna that she can use the second floor of "Toraya" and falls in love at first sight as usual! The sixth work in the series that will unravel the heart of the viewer with a balance between stable laughter and the difficulites of human relations.
This year will celebrate the 9th year of screening Tora-san at Fuji Rock!
Experience the stylish and rock hearted Tora-san who always energizes Japan! The "Otoko Wa Tsuraiyo" (It's tough being a man) series HD remastered edition DVD is now available at an affordable price of 1,800 yen (tax excluded)!
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