UW Cinematheque - Premiere Showcase
August at Akiko's | USA | 2018 | DCP | 75 min. Director: Christopher Makoto Yogi
Saturday, October 6, 2018
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Alex Zhang Hungtai, Akiko Masuda, Kinuko Arakaki After a period of estrangement, a jazz musician returns to his Hawaiian island home and takes up residence at a retreat run by an older Buddhist woman. Trading therapeutic techniques and music, the two develop a spiritual bond.