Synopsis: Double Feature: Los Angeles Premiere! WOLF CHILDREN (OKAMI KODOMO NO AME TO YUKI), 117 min. Hana falls in love with a mysterious older man who is a descendent of an ancient tribe of wolfmen. Their romance produces daughter Yuki and son Ame, who behave more like pets than people. As Yuki and Ame grow older, they must grapple with what they want to be: civilized human beings or the wild animals within. In Japanese with English subtitles.

Los Angeles Premiere! THE FLOATING CASTLE (NOBO NO SHIRO), 146 min. In 1590, a powerful warlord seeks to unify Japan under his rule. One of the last holdouts is a castle which is surrounded by an enormous lake; the warlord sends 20,000 soldiers to storm the fortress, which is defended by only 500 men. In Japanese with English subtitles.