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Bento Harassment, starring, Ryoko Shinohara is one of 28 titles that will be showcased at Japanese Film Festival 2020. PHOTO: JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL 2020
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This event, which was supposed to take place in February, will now be in a hybrid cinema and online format.

It will showcase 28 titles. Opening film Bento Harassment (2019, PG, 106 minutes; screens Dec 10, 6.50pm at Shaw Theatres Lido) is a comedy-drama starring Ryoko Shinohara as a mother who tries to goad her uncommunicative teen daughter into speaking by placing overly sweet messages in her lunch bento box.

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