Sydney Film Festival has selected Ryuichi Hiroki’s latest film Kabukicho Love Hotel, starring former AKB 48 (a well-known Japanese idol group ) Atsuko Maeda and a winner of Marcello Mastroianni Award Shota Sometani as a feature section. 

The festival is one of the world's longest-running film festivals, and is a major event on the New South Wales cultural calendar. The 12-day Festival screens feature films, documentaries, short films and animation from around the world in venues across the city running from 8th to 19th June this year. 

The international trailer:

Sydney Film Festival:

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