UCLA Hosts First US Screening of Director Wakagi’s New Film Asleep

Published: May 19, 2015

On May 14, the first U.S. screening of Shingo Wakagi’s new film, “Asleep” – which tells the story of a woman who has a romantic relationship with a man whose wife is in a coma – took place in UCLA’s Fowler Museum. “Asleep”is based on a novella by Banana Yoshimoto, and was translated into English by UCLA professor Michael Emmerich [Read more…]