Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in September 2015

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

Asia and Oceania

Japanese Film Festival 2015 (Malaysia)
Dates: September 8 – October 4
Venues: Klang Valley, Penang, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching/Malaysia
GSC Mid Valley, GSC PavilionKL, GSC 1 Utama/Klang Valley
GSC Gurney Plaza/Penang
GSC Suria Sabah/Kota Kinabalu
GSC CityONE/Kuching
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Kuala Lumpur
Golden Screen Cinemas
Films Provided by JF: My Little Nightmare: The Movie by Noriyoshi Sakuma, Tamako in Moratorium by Nobuhiro Yamashita, Tokyo Losers by Toshiyuki Morioka, Petal Dance by Hiroshi Ishikawa
Japanese Food & Film Festival (Brunei Darussalam)
Dates: September 18 – 20
Venue: Bandar Seri Begawan/Brunei Darussalam
Times Square
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Brunei Darussalam, Times Square
Films Provided by JF: A Tale of Samurai Cooking - A True Love Story by Yuzo Asahara, Mourning Recipe by Yuki Tanada, Ramen Samurai by Naoki Segi, The God of Ramen by Takashi Innami

The Americas

Japanese Film Festival (Canada)
Dates: September 2 – November 7
Venues: Ottawa, Edmonton, Banff, Whitehorse, Prince George, Fredericton, Montreal, etc./Canada
Embassy of Japan in Canada, Metro Cinema, Lux Cinema Banff, The Old Fire Hall Yukon Arts Centre, Prince George Playhouse, University of New Brunswick, Cinéma du Parc, etc.
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Provided by JF: 7 films including WOOD JOB! by Shinobu Yaguchi, Tug of war! by Nobuo Mizuta, and Leaving on the 15th Spring by Yasuhiro Yoshida
Touring Japanese Film Festival at Midwestern American Universities (USA)
Dates: September 8 – November 5
Venues: Omaha (NE), East Lansing (MI), Lawrence (KS), Elizabethtown (PA), Middlebury (VT)/USA
Creighton University, Michigan State University, The University of Kansas, Elizabethtown College, Middlebury College
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Provided by JF: CAMPAIGN by Kazuhiro Soda, Children of the Woods by Masaki Haramura
Japan: Food in Film (USA)
Dates: September 14 – 18
Venues: Miami (FL)/USA
Florida International University, Miami Dade College
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Consulate-General of Japan in Miami, Florida International University, Miami Dade College
Films Provided by JF: A Tale of Samurai Cooking - A True Love Story by Yuzo Asahara, Mourning Recipe by Yuki Tanada, Ramen Samurai by Naoki Segi, The God of Ramen by Takashi Innami
Semana de Cine Japones de Animacion (Panama)
Dates: September 22 – 25
Venue: Panama City/Panama
Cine Universitario, Panama University
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Panama, Panama University
Films Provided by JF: 8 films including Planzet, Negadon by Jun Awazu, and SOS! TOKYO METRO EXPLORERS: THE NEXT by Shinji Takagi
Creative Anime Festival (Brazil)
Dates: September 5 – 13
Venue: São Paulo/Brazil
Museu da Imagem e do Som (MIS)
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Consulate-General of Japan in São Paulo, MIS
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including After School Midnighters by Hitoshi Takekiyo, Omnibus films Genius Party, and Princess Arete by Sunao Katabuchi

Europe

Japanese Film Days (Iceland)
Dates: September 3 –6
Venue: Reykjavik/Iceland
Bio Paradis
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Iceland, Bio Paradis
Films Provided by JF: 6 films including Planzet, Negadon by Jun Awazu, and SOS! TOKYO METRO EXPLORERS: THE NEXT by Shinji Takagi
IM STURM DER GEFUEHLE - Jugendliebe im japanischen Film (Germany)
Dates: September 3 – October 29
Venue: Cologne/Germany
The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including Beyond the Memories by Takehiko Shinjo, Jinx!!! By Naoto Kumazawa, and My Pretend Girlfriend by Saiji Yakumo
Japanese Film Festival 2015 (Slovenia)
Dates: September 10 –15
Venue: Ljubljana/Slovenia
Kino Gledališče Bežigrad
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Slovenia
Films Provided by JF: A Tale of Samurai Cooking - A True Love Story by Yuzo Asahara, Mourning Recipe by Yuki Tanada, Ramen Samurai by Naoki Segi, The God of Ramen by Takashi Innami
Japanese Film Festival (Romania)
Dates: September 17 –22
Venue: Bucharest/Romania
Cinemateca Romana
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Romania, Cinemateca Romana
Films Provided by JF: 6 films including Naki on the Monster Island by Takashi Yamazaki and Ryuichi Yagi, Dearest by Yasuo Furuhata, and Platinum Data by Keishi Otomo
AniMatsuri 2015 Japan Month (Estonia)
Dates: September 1 –15
Venue: Tartu/Estonia
Genialistide Klubi
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Estonia, AniMatsuri
Films Provided by JF: 6 films including Planzet, Negadon by Jun Awazu, and SOS! TOKYO METRO EXPLORERS: THE NEXT by Shinji Takagi
New cycle of Japanese films (Croatia)
Dates: September 28 – October 4
Venue: Zagreb/Croatia
Kino Tuskanac
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Croatia, Kino Tuskanac
Films Provided by JF: 6 films including Planzet, Negadon by Jun Awazu, and SOS! TOKYO METRO EXPLORERS: THE NEXT by Shinji Takagi

Africa

JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL (Zambia)
Dates: September 15 – 17
Venue: Lusaka/Zambia
Sterkinekor Theatres
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Zambia
Films Provided by JF: WOOD JOB! by Shinobu Yaguchi, Until the Break of Dawn by Yuichiro Hirakawa, My Little Sweet Peaby Keisuke Yoshida

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