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Liza the Fox Fairy (2015)

Liza the Fox Fairy (2015)

Film
Saturday, April 9
9 pm
Cost: Free
Liza, a young nurse seeking love, befriends the ghost of a Japanese pop star but soon fears that she is becoming a fox fairy, a creature from Japanese myth, that is doomed to kill every man who desires her. As the bodies pile up, the police start an investigation into the mysterious Liza.

An official Marquee International Film Festival selection

Hungary | 98 min | DCP | Dir. Károly Ujj Mészáros

Winner of 10+ Awards on the Film Festival circuit , including Best Film, VFX, Script, Actress, and New Director In 1960's Budapest, Liza, a young nurse, seeks love and cares for the widow of the Japanese ambassador. Her best friend is the ghost of Japanese pop star, who only she can see. When several of Liza's dates go mortally awry, she begins to fear she has become a fox-fairy, a mystical creature from Japanese folklore, that is doomed to kill every man who desires her. Can Liza overcome the curse.... and the police investigation?

"Charm and adorableness in excess, vibrant colors, clever concept, cleverer execution, drop-dead funny, and romantic. Plus, the catchiest soundtrack of the festival."- FilmSchoolRejects

Watch the Trailer!

An official Marquee International Film Festival selection

Hungary | 98 min | DCP | Dir. Károly Ujj Mészáros

Winner of 10+ Awards on the Film Festival circuit , including Best Film, VFX, Script, Actress, and New Director In 1960's Budapest, Liza, a young nurse, seeks love and cares for the widow of the Japanese ambassador. Her best friend is the ghost of Japanese pop star, who only she can see. When several of Liza's dates go mortally awry, she begins to fear she has become a fox-fairy, a mystical creature from Japanese folklore, that is doomed to kill every man who desires her. Can Liza overcome the curse.... and the police investigation?

"Charm and adorableness in excess, vibrant colors, clever concept, cleverer execution, drop-dead funny, and romantic. Plus, the catchiest soundtrack of the festival."- FilmSchoolRejects

Watch the Trailer!

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