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JFF Philippines 2019 Schedule
July 02, 2019 0 Likes
The Japanese Film Festival Philippines just announced all 2019 films and their screening schedule. From a tear-jerking love story based on a real story to blockbuster zombie comedi
Spread the love this Valentine’s Day with these 5 all-time-favorite Japanese romantic films
February 18, 2019 939 Likes
As soon as February kicks in you start noticing the decorations, the cute toys, the roses, the postcards and all that romance floating in the air and you know it: soon it will be V
Singapore JFF 2019
February 15, 2019 1162 Likes
On January 22nd, 2019, the Japanese Film Festival was held in Singapore, with appearances by wonderful guests such as Shinichiro Ueda, director of One Cut of the Dead, and Wishing
[Exclusive Report] Lecture by Director Kiyoshi Kurosawa at St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum“Digitization of film and the essence of film that appears from it” Part2
February 07, 2019 7210 Likes
In today’s talk, I have repeatedly used the expression: “film shoots reality.” This may have sounded a little strange to you. You may think that the films you see at the cinema do
[Exclusive Report] Lecture by Director Kiyoshi Kurosawa at St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum“Digitization of film and the essence of film that appears from it” Part1
February 07, 2019 7507 Likes
At the St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum in Russia on November 15th, 2018, film director Kiyoshi Kurosawa participated as a guest, speaking about his thoughts on his own
Why the world can’t get enough of Hirokazu Kore-eda
January 11, 2019 7018 Likes
Looking back over the past year, it is fair to say that 2018 was a milestone in the Japanese cinema world. The passing of legendary figures such as Kirin Kiki and Harue Akagi left
Remembering Kiki Kirin, A Long Serving Legend of Japan’s Film World
January 11, 2019 7152 Likes
The year of 2018 saw the passing of Kiki Kirin, an icon of Japanese cinema whose contribution to the film craft will never be forgotten. She passed away on September 15th in her To
6 heartwarming Japanese films every dog lover should watch
December 21, 2018 4254 Likes
Japan may be known as a nation that loves cats (it is, after all, a country where cat cafés are flourishing) but don’t underestimate how much affection the country has for dogs, to
The world of Japanese saké as seen in Kampai! For the Love of Sake
December 10, 2018 8834 Likes
Anyone who has tried good sake (pronounced sah-keh) can attest to the initial simplicity behind the drink giving way to depth and flavor. Drinking sake is an ancient tradition amon
Filmmakers, stars at Tokyo Film Festival Asia Networking Reception share their stories
November 20, 2018 11310 Likes
There isn’t a place quite like an international film festival. Different to any other type of a cultural event, film festivals take us on unexpected journeys to places we have neve
Famous Japanese celebrity couples who met on set
November 09, 2018 12579 Likes
We often think of celebrities as being surreal objects; a distant society most of us can’t understand or associate with. They wear the latest designs, have no bad hair days, and le
The curtain has risen on the largest international film festival in Asia — the 31st Tokyo International Film Festival!
November 07, 2018 11823 Likes
The 31st Tokyo International Film Festival began Thursday, October 25th, 2018, in Roppongi Hills, Tokyo. Directors and performers of the films screened during the festival made the
5 Japanese movies that everyone is talking about in 2018: Part II
October 31, 2018 15500 Likes
Last month you read about tear-jerking love stories, heartwarming family dramas and uplifting high school friendships, three major themes dominating this year’s most talked-about m
The Japanese Film Festival is coming to China!
October 04, 2018 19168 Likes
We are excited to announce that the Japanese Film Festival, currently held in ASEAN countries, Australia, will land in China again this October 2018. The Japanese Film Festival pro
5 Japanese movies that everyone is talking about in 2018: Part I
September 21, 2018 7060 Likes
Every year we witness a number of movie titles that inspire us, uplift us and invite us to take an imaginary journey to another reality. In 2018, however, Japan’s film industry cre
Malaysia JFF2018
September 14, 2018 147 Likes
The 15th Japanese Film Festival in Malaysia is now on! In previous years the Film Festival has been to Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Kuching and Kota Kinabalu where it has brought a great
When Cicadas Cry: 5 Japanese Summer Traditions To Search For In Japanese Films
August 16, 2018 20 Likes
Japan is a land of symbolism and the Japanese summer season is of no exception. Summertime in Japan contains numerous symbols whose intended meaning and significance are widely kno
Film Festival in the Philippines - Nori Koizumi Interview
July 26, 2018 0 Likes
The Japanese Film Festival took place in the Philippines on the 4th of July. We invited the director of “Chihayafuru”, Mr. Nori Koizumi as a guest to give a special spe
5 Before-Shoplifters Kore-eda Films That Capture The Essence Of The Human Heart
July 11, 2018 4608 Likes
May 2018, Cannes, France. Film fans, critics, and media from all over the world sat and watched in anticipation, waiting for the name to be unveiled: the winner of this year’s Palm
Philippines JFF2018 Schedule
June 27, 2018 64 Likes
The Japanese Foundation is holding its annual “Japanese Film Festival” in the Philippines on the 4th of July, 2018. The Japanese film festival is a part of the “J
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