Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in August, 2014

Film Screenings Presented by Embassies of Japan Overseas and The Japan Foundation

 

 

Asia and Oceania

Eiga Sai 2014 (Philippines)
Dates: July 3 - August 3
Venues: Manila, Davao City/Phillipines
Shang Cineplex at Shangri-La Plaza (Manila), FDCP Cinematheque Davao (Davao City)
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in the Philippines, Film Development Council of the Philippines
Films Screened: 11 contemporary films including The Kirishima Thing by Daihachi Yoshida, A story of Yonosuke by Shuichi Okita

The Americas

Kenji Mizoguchi Retrospective (USA)
Dates: June 19 - August 29
Venues: Berkeley/USA
Pacific Film Archive (PFA)
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Screened: 16 films by Kenji Mizoguchi including A Geisha, Lady Oyū, The Woman of the Rumor.
JAPANEMA (USA)
Dates: August 13 - September 24
Venues: Los Angeles/USA
The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Screened: 4 films including Casting Blossoms to the Sky by Nobuhiko Obayashi, FLY, Dakota FLY! by Seiji Aburatani, Reunion by Ryoichi Kimizuka
Perspective of Japanese Animation (Mexico)
Dates: July 17 - August 28
Venues: Mexico City, Monterrey, Cuernavaca, Ciudad Victoria/Mexico
Cineteca Nacional, Cine Morelos, Centro Cultural de Tamaulipas
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Cineteca Nacional
Films Screened: 26 films including Little Norse Prince Valiant by Isao Takahata, The White Snake by Taiji Yabushita, The Spider and the Tulip by Kenzo Masaoka, Broken Down Film by Osamu Tezuka, Phenakistoscope by Taku Furukawa
Screening of Japanese Animation (Uruguay)
Dates: August 19 - 24
Venues:

Montevideo/Uruguay

Auditorio Nelly Goitiño
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Uruguay
Films Screened: 7 films including Planzet by Jun Awazu, Hide and Seek by Shuhei Morita, Science Ninja Team Gatchaman: The Movie(1978) by Hisayuki Toriumi, SOS! Tokyo Metro Explorers: THE Next by Shinji Takagi, Komaneko -The Curious Cat by Tsuneo Goda

Middle East & Africa

Japanese Film Screening (Republic of Zimbabwe)
Dates: August 15 - 23
Venues: Harare/Zimbabwe
Alliance Française / East Gate Cinema
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, The Embassy of Japan in Zimbabwe
Films Screened: Akko-chan: The Movie by Taisuke Kawamura, Tug of war! by Nobuo Mizuta, Tokyo Oasis byKana Matsumoto, Kayo Nakamura

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