Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in July 2016

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

Asia

Retrospective Setsuko Hara (Korea)
Dates: July 2 – 15, 2016
Venue: Seoul/Korea
Seoul Art Cinema
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Seoul Art Cinema
Films Provided by JF: 16 films including Blue Mountain by Tadashi Imai, No regrets for Our Youth by Akira Kurosawa, and Early Autumn by Yasujiro Ozu

The Americas

Designed with Nature, Refined by Tradition: Japan’s Culinary and Agricultural Heritage (Canada)
Dates: July 7 – August 8, 2016
Venue: Toronto/Canada
The Japan Foundation, Toronto
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Film Provided by JF: Drops of Heaven by Atsunori Kawamura
J-Film (USA)
Date: July 20, 2016
Venue: Washington DC/USA
Embassy of Japan in USA/Japan Information and Culture Center
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in USA, Japan Commerce Association of Washington DC
Film Provided by JF: My Little Sweet Pea by Keisuke Yoshida
Japanese ANIME Film Festival (Chile)
Dates: July 13 - 24, 2016
Venue: Santiago/Chile
Embassy of Japan in Chile/Japan Information and Culture Center
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Chile, Centro Cultural Matucana 100
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including Mind Game by Masaaki Yuasa, Princess Arete by Sunao Katabuchi, and After School Midnighters by Hitoshi Takekiyo
“1968 in Japanese Cinema” in Guanajuato International Film Festival (Mexico)
Dates: July 27 - 29, 2016
Venue: Guanajuato/Mexico
Teatro Cervantes
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Guanajuato International Film Festival
Films Provided by JF: DIARY OF A SHINJUKU THIEF by Nagisa Oshima, Eros + Massacre by Yoshishige Yoshida, A Man Vanishes by Shohei Imamura, Branded to Kill by Seijun Suzuki, FUNERAL PARADE OF ROSES by Toshio Matsumoto
Japanese Film Exhibition – Ko Nakahira Special Features (Brazil)
Dates: July 27 - August 8, 2016
Venues: Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo/Brazil
Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil Rio de Janeiro, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil São Paulo
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil
Films Provided by JF: 8 films including Crazed Fruit, Summer Storm, and Only on Mondays by Ko Nakahira

Europe

Retrospective Kwaidan (Germany)
Dates: June 6 – July 21, 2016
Venue: Cologne/Germany
The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne (The Japan Foundation)
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Film Museum Munich
Films Provided by JF: 11 films including Kwaidan by Masaki Kobayashi, The Living Koheiji by Nobuo Nakagawa, and Onibaba by Kaneto Shindo
Retrospective of ShinToho (France)
Dates: April 30 – July 20, 2016
Venue: Paris/France
The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris (The Japan Foundation)
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Provided by JF: 33 films including Jigoku by Nobuo Nakagawa, The Makioka Sisters by Yutaka Abe, and A Mother’s Love by Hiroshi Shimizu
More Info: http://www.mcjp.fr/fr/agenda/shintoho_un-ventnouveau
Modern Classics of Japanese Animation (Spain)
Dates: July 5 – August 5, 2016
Venue: Barcelona/Spain
Filmoteca de Catalunya
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Filmoteca de Catalunya
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including Mind game by Masaaki Yuasa, Princess Arete by Sunao Katabuchi, and After School Midnighters by Hitoshi Takekiyo
Summer Explores! 2 (UK)
Dates: July 30 and August 6, 2016
Venues: London/UK
BAFTA, Rich Mix
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, BAFTA
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including Mind game by Masaaki Yuasa, Princess Arete by Sunao Katabuchi, and After School Midnighters by Hitoshi Takekiyo

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