The Salt of the Earth

The Salt of the Earth

Production Credits:

Director: Masatoshi Tojo; Writer: Masayoshi Azuma; Producer: Ari Ueno

Film Length:

107 minutes


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This earnest biopic depicts the life of Gunpei Yamamuro (Morioka Ryu), the first Japanese Salvation Army officer, and provides a unique window into the challenges and flourishing of the Gospel in Japan during the upheaval of the Meiji era. Recognized at multiple film festivals around the world for its inspirational story, and driven by heartfelt leading performances, Salt of the Earth is a call to sacrifice and bravery, and a testament to the power of love in action.

Show Times:

  • February 27 7:00 pm

    Screening duration:

    150 minutes