© Ethel & Ernest Productions Limited, Melusine Productions S.A., The British Film Institute and Ffilm Cymru Wales CBC 2016
Date
Saturday 28 September 2019 to Friday 01 November 2019

An award-winning cast of actors brings Raymond Briggs’ classic graphic novel Ethel & Ernest to life in this eagerly-awaited 2D animated feature.

Heart-warming, humorous and bittersweet, the film follows the lives of lady’s maid Ethel and milkman Ernest from their first chance meeting in 1928, through the birth of their son Raymond in 1934, to their deaths, within months of each other, in 1971. From the socially stratified 1920s to the moon landing of 1969, the film depicts, through Ethel and Ernest’s eyes, the most defining moments of the 20th Century.

Screening: 
Saturday 28 September 2019 - 
Iwanami Hall and several locations in Japan

More information/enquiries (in Japanese)

See also

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Film, UK in JAPAN 2019-20
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UK in JAPAN 2019-20 Programme