‘After Life,’ ‘Whisper of the Heart’ at Faith UMC

“After Life”

TORRANCE — The monthly Japanese Movie Night will be held on Sunday, Sept. 15, at 5 p.m. at Faith United Methodist Church, 2115 W. 182nd St. in Torrance.

For adults: “After Life” (1998), directed by Hirokazu Koreeda. A small mid-20th century social-service-style office is a way station for the souls of the recently deceased, where they are processed before entering their personal heaven – a single happy memory re-experienced for eternity. The cast includes Arata, Erika Oda and Susumu Terajima.