CULTURE

Saturday 27/06

Thirteen A film about 13-year-old valley girls, written by one of the young actresses, that chronicles the newfound, dangerous friendship that the formerly well-behaved Tracy begins with bad girl Evie. Drama directed by Catherine Hardwicke, starring Holly Hunter, Evan Rachel Wood, Nikki Reed, Jeremy Sisto and Brady Corbet. (Antenna – 1.30) Twilight Samurai This elegant period drama, which swept the 2003 Japanese academy awards, tells the story of a samurai who would rather spend his days as an accountant than join the fight to back his clan, until he is coerced into undertaking a distasteful and dangerous mission. Japanese drama directed by Yoji Yamada, starring Hiroyuki Sanada, Rie Miyazawa, Nenji Kobayashi, Ren Osugi and Mitsuru Kukikoshi. (ET1 – 1.00)