“Space Battleship Yamato” will be screened on Sunday, Oct. 27, at 5 p.m. at the Downtown Independent, 251 S. Main St. (between Second and Third streets) in Los Angeles.
The story is set in the year 2199. The Gamilas, a mysterious alien enemy, has been decimating the Earth to unlivable and irradiated conditions for the past five years. Humankind now lives underground to escape the radiation, but with only a year until extinction.
One day while roaming the surface of Earth, former pilot Susumu Kodai (Takuya Kimura) comes across a capsule sent from the planet Iskandar that reveals there is technology that has the power to eradicate the radiation from Earth. A chosen crew of space battleship Yamato takes off on the long trip to Iskandar with hopes to save the Earth.
For ticket information, visit www.downtownindependent.com.