Cast Me if You Can is an indie romantic comedy set in Tokyo that’s been making the festival rounds.  Check it out if you get the chance — it’s out on DVD now, and is screening in L.A. and San Francisco in early March.

(a) March 1st, 2012: LA screening with Q&A and DVD sales/autographing, to be hosted by USC and the Japan Film Society.

Info at

(b) March 3rd, 2012: San Francisco screening with Q&A and DVD sales/autographing, hosted by the Japan Society of Northern California.  Online info up soon.

From filmmaker’s press release:

Cast Me if You Can was theatrically released in 16 cities in Japan, traveled through the international festival circuit, was turned into a novel, and was shown at benefit screenings to raise donations for Japanese disaster relief.   January 24th, 2012 is the DVD release date in the U.S. and Canada.

Our film trailer & film info is online with English subtitles:
Our film has been enjoyed by viewers of all ages and backgrounds, from 8-year-old Americans to Japanese nuns in their 80s!

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Metropolis Film review:
Japan Times Weekend Scene:
Metropolis Feature Article:


Just got a few more from the filmmaker; knock yourself out!

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