Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in June, 2008

The Japan Foundation is pleased to present and co-sponsor ongoing screenings of Japanese films at the following exhibitions and international film festivals around the world.



Regularly-presented Japanese film shows

Organized

The Films of Heinosuke Gosho
Date: March 1 to June 30
Venue: Germanny/ The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne
Presented by: The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne
Films Screened:

Where Chimneys are Seen, The Rooster Crows Again, Once More, etc. by Heinosuke Gosho


Touring Japanese Film Festival in East Europe
Date: May 31 to June 5
Venue: Bosnia and Herzegovina/ Sarajevo
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Films Screened:

Billiken by Junji Sakamoto, Charisma by Kiyoshi Kurosawa, 2/Duo by Nobuhiro Suwa, The Twilight Samurai by Yoji Yamada, The Stars Converge by Kiyoshi Sasabe, Futaribiyori by Keiichi Nomura, Always-Sunset on Third Street- by Takashi Yamazaki


Cycle of Documentaries
Date: May 31 to June 21
Venue: France/ The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris
Presented by: The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris

The Films of Tatsuya Nakadai
Date: June 20 to August 7
Venue: U.S.A/ Film Forum, New York , Freer Gallery, Washington DC
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Film Forum
Films Screened: Sanjuro by Akira Kurosawa, The Conflagration by Kon Ichikawa, Portrait of Hell by Shiro Toyoda, When a Woman Ascends the Stairs by Mikio Naruse, ONIMASA by Hideo Gosha, ImmortalLove by Keisuke Kinoshita, Untamed by Mikiko Naruse, Odd Obsession by Kon Ichikawa.

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