Looking back at Singapore & JFF 2017
June 07, 2018 0 Likes
The Japanese Film Festival of Singapore was held on March 2, 2018, and Shinobu Yaguchi―director of o
Two Ends, Two Sights: Hokkaido and Okinawa in Popular Japanese Cinema
April 27, 2018 67 Likes
Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost, second-largest island and the nation’s largest prefecture, contrasts
J-Cinema Spotlight: Rising Stars Taishi Nakagawa and Kengo Kora
April 27, 2018 0 Likes
Following in the footsteps of veteran male actors such as Ken Watanabe, Hiroyuki Sanada and Yutaka T
3 Actresses Currently Rocking Japan’s Movie Screens
April 06, 2018 353 Likes
When we think of the Japanese women that grace the big screen, characteristics that come to mind are
4 Japanese Movies That Show What’s It Like To Drop Everything And Start Anew In Tokyo
April 06, 2018 1 Likes
Moving to Tokyo, the big city many living in Japan’s rural areas oftentimes naively dream of, is a r
Of Food And Human Bondage: 4 Japanese Movies Where Love And Food Go Hand In Hand
April 06, 2018 13 Likes
Japan places an enormous importance on food and its culture not only due to the nature and origin of
Fleeting Beauty: A Film Journey Through 4 Of Japan’s Most Scenic Sakura Locations
March 19, 2018 14 Likes
Sakura, Japan’s cherry blossoms, are more than just beautiful for the Japanese. With a cultural sign
4 Japanese Movies To Watch Before High School Graduation
March 02, 2018 53 Likes
It is often said in Japan that the three years spent in high school are some of the most important y
Ramen In Japanese Cinema: More Than Just A Bowl of Noodles
March 02, 2018 3 Likes
A typical ramen shop in Japan has no more than ten, maybe fifteen seats. The buildings are often sho
Japanese Film Festival in Indonesia Kengo Kora
February 07, 2018 51 Likes
On 2 November 2017, actor Kengo Kora appeared as a special guest at the opening event of the Japan F
The Good, The Cool, And The Lazy: The 8 Types Of Ninja You Never Knew Existed
January 26, 2018 22135 Likes
You have that image in mind: ninja are black-clad spies, rarely talk, can choke you in an instant, l
4 Makoto Shinkai Films You Should Know (that aren’t Your Name)
January 26, 2018 3764 Likes
Your Name, the heartwarming story of two high-school students on an emotional, consciousness-swappin
Scenic Japan: Travel To Japan’s Most Beautiful Places With These Movies (Part II)
January 22, 2018 11 Likes
After traveling from Hokkaido to Aichi in central Japan in Part I of our film journey throughout Jap
Reception party report for Asian Filming networking
January 05, 2018 0 Likes
On Friday 27 October 2017, the Japan Foundation Asia Center and the Tokyo International Film Festiva
5 Japanese Movies That Will Warm Your Heart This Winter
December 27, 2017 2606 Likes
Up in the north and along Japan’s seas, the winter is cold and severe. But while the world outside i
Beyond Hatsumode And Otoshidama: New Year Traditions As Seen In Japanese Movies
December 27, 2017 36 Likes
Every country has its own unique traditions and practices for celebrating the end of the old year an
Cakes And Puddings: 4 Memorable Dessert Movies From Japan
December 27, 2017 12 Likes
Japan certainly has a sweet tooth — as well as perfectionism toward details that the art of making s
Film Director Ryota Nakano talks with Naoyuki Sato in commemoration of the screening of Her Love Boils Bathwater at the Japanese Film Festival in the Philippines
December 20, 2017 0 Likes
Film director Ryota Nakano, famed for his 2016 film Her Love Boils Bathwater, visited the Philippine
Japanese Film Festival in India Yuna Taira
December 15, 2017 3 Likes
The Japanese Film Festival India was held in the Indian capital of New Delhi on 10 November 2017. Le
Japanese Film Festival 2017 in Malaysia Takumi Saitoh
December 11, 2017 30 Likes
Actor and filmmaker Takumi Saitoh joined the opening event of the Japanese Film Festival 2017, held
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