Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in May, 2011

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 Unknown Masters of Japanese Cinema: Minoru Shibuya
Dates: April 23 to May 7, 2011
Venues: France / Paris
The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris
Presented by: The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris
Films Screened: The Season of Bad Woman by Minoru Shibuya


Shindo Kaneto Retrospective
Dates: April 22 to May 6 , 2011
Venues: USA / New York
BAM Cinematek
Presented by: The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership NY
Films Screened: “The Life of Chikuzan, Tsugaru Shamisen Player”, “Live Today, Die Tomorrow” by Kaneto Shindo

 

Yasujiro Ozu Retrospective
Dates: April 28 to May 30 , 2011
Venues: Germany / Cologne The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne
Presented by: The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne
Films Screened: I Flunked, but ..., Young Days, Tokyo Chorus, I Was Born, but ..., Passing Fancy, The Only Son, The Record of a Tenement Gentleman, A Hen in the Wind, Late Spring, The Munakata Sisters, Early Summer, The Flavor of Green Tea over Rice, Tokyo Story, Early Spring, Twilight in Tokyo, Equinox Flower, Floating Weeds, Good Morning, Late Autumn, Early Autumn, An Autumn Afternoon

Japanese Horror Film Featuring
Dates: May 10 to May 28 , 2011
Venues: France / Paris
The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris
Presented by: The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris
Films Screened: Yotsuya Kwaidan by Kenji Misumi, Jigoku (Hell), Black Cat Mansion, The Ghost of Yotsuya by Nobuo Nakagawa, Portrait of Hell  by Shiro Toyoda, The Tale of Oiwa's Ghost by Tai Kato, Ugetsu(Tales of the Rainy Moon) by Kenji Mizoguchi, The Yotsuya Ghost Story by Keisuke Kinoshita, House by Yoshihiko Obayashi

Touring Japanese Film Festival in East Europe
Dates: May 6 to May 9 , 2011
Venues: Latvia / Riga
Kino Riga
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, The Embassy of Japan in Latvia
Films Screened: The Man Who Raised a Storm by Inoue Umeji, Akitsu Onsen by Yoshida Yoshishige, Red Handcerchief by Masuda Toshio, The Ballad of Narayama by Imamura Shohei, Violent Cop, Boiling Point, Getting Any?! by Kitano Takeshi

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