Japan Foundation

My Dad is a Heel Wrestler 18

Tue 24 Mar, 8.15pm


Little Shota (Kokoro Terada) gets the shock of his life when he discovers that the father he looks up to plays the despicable heel wrestler, Cockroach.


Once a star champion, Takashi (Japanese professional wrestler Hiroshi Tanahashi) decides to overcome his injuries and re-join the wrestling big league to win back his son’s heart.


One of March's MyPhoenix Passport film selection. Members and Friends tickets are £5 – buy your tickets from Box Office to take advantage of this special pricing.


** Please note: this film does not have BBFC certification, and as such can only be screened to over 18s. This does not necessarily indicate that the film contains adult content.**

Dir: Fujimura Kyohei

Japan 2018, subtitled, 111mins

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Tue 24 Mar 2020

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