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Tokyo festival adds ‘Buddha’

Fest completes its lineup

TOKYO — The Tokyo Film Festival has completed its 15-pic competition lineup with the addition of Chinese helmer’s Li Yu’s “Buddha Mountain,” fest organizers announced Thursday.

Taiwanese multihypenate Sylvia Chang stars in the drama about a retired chanteuse running a boarding house whose tenants include three young musicians.

Meanwhile, fest chairman Tom Yoda has signed on for another two years. Yoda took the job for a three-year term starting in 2008.

The Tokyo Film Festival unspools Oct. 23-31.

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