The Gift Of The Magi
Colin

The Gift Of The Magi

Screening:

    Sunday 11 Oct 14:15

Runtime:

13 mins

Director: Toshikazu Ishii Country: Japan
Writer: Toshikazu Ishii Original Format: HDCAM
Dir. of Photography: Toshikazu Ishii Print Source: xxx
Producer: Yuichi Ito
Cast: N/A

Film Details

UK Premiere

Short Synopsis:

This is a story about Jim, an apprentice magician, and Della, his wife on Christmas day.

Della has her proud beautiful and long hair cut off and sells it in order to buy him a present that is a chain made for his gold watch. In the evening, Jim reaches home in high spirits, but he is stunned to see her look so different. Della, not standing his silence, cries. Jim, panicked, runs to Della and draws a silver comb and hands it to her. Della waits in excitement for his joy, but once again he is stunned to see the chain...