Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in January 2017

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

Asia

10th Japan Film Week (Mongolia)
Dates: January 18 – 20, 2017
Venue: Ulaanbaatar/Mongolia
”Tengis” Movie Theater
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Mongolia
Films Provided by JF: 6 films including Silver Spoon by Keisuke Yoshida and A drop of the grapevine by Yukiko Mishima
Japanese Film Festival (India)
Dates: January 21 - 22, 2017
Venue: Nagpur/India
Chitnavis Centre
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Consulate-General of Japan in Mumbai, Asahi JLPT Preparation Classes
Films Provided by JF: 4 films including Love for Beginners by Takeshi Furusawa and Enoshima prism by Yasuhiro Yoshida

The Americas

Japanese Film Festival (Canada)
Dates: August 22, 2016 – March 8, 2017
Venues: Ottawa, Toronto, Banff, Calgary, Vernon, St. John’s, Victoria, Montreal, London, Hamilton, Whitehorse, Vancouver, etc./Canada
Embassy of Japan in Canada, Lux Cinema Banff, Globe Cinema, Vernon Towne Cinema, Memorial University of Newfoundland , CINECENTA Theatre at the University of Victoria, Cinémathèque Québécoise, Carleton University, Western University, Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, Hamilton Public Library, The Cinematheque, etc.
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Canada, Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary, Consulate-General of Japan in Vancouver, Consulate-General of Japan in Montreal
Films Provided by JF: 7 films including Round Trip Heart by Yuki Tanada; Sue, Mai & Sawa: Righting the Girl Ship by Osamu Minorikawa; and Au revoir l'été by Koji Fukada
J-Film (U.S.A.)
Date: January 18, 2017
Venue: Washington D.C./U.S.A.
Japan Information & Culture Center, Embassy of Japan in U.S.A.
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in U.S.A, Japan Commerce Association of Washington D.C.
Film Provided by JF: Au revoir l’été by Koji Fukada

Europe

Japanese Film Festival in Baku (Azerbaijan)
Dates: January 27 - 29, 2017
Venue: Baku/Azerbaijan
Landmark
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Azerbaijan
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including Sketches of Kaitan City by Kazuyoshi Kumakiri and Pecoross' Mother and Her Days by Azuma Morisaki
The 50th Japanese Film Festival (Russia)
Dates: January 19 - 31, 2017
Venues: Voronezh, Omsk, Novosibirsk/Russia
Spartak (Voronezh), Vavilon (Omsk), Pobeda (Novosibirsk)
Presented by: The Japanese Culture Department "Japan Foundation" of the All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature, Embassy of Japan in Russia
Films Provided by JF: 8 films including WONDERFUL WORLD END by Daigo Matsui and Tamako Love Story by Naoko Yamada
Japanese Film Festival in Sakhalin (Russia)
Dates: January 27 - 29, 2017
Venue: Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk/Russia
Oktyabr
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Consulate-General of Japan in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Oktyabr
Films Provided by JF: 4 films including Tamako in Moratorium by Nobuhiro Yamashita and Petal Dance by Hiroshi Ishikawa
Retrospective Mikio Naruse (Netherlands)
Dates: January 12 - 31, 2017
Venues: Amsterdam/Netherlands
EYE Film Institute
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in the Netherlands, EYE Film Institute
Films Provided by JF: 12 films including A Floating Cloud, Married Life and Yearning by Mikio Naruse
Japanese Film Week (Germany)
Dates: January 9-26, 2017
Venue: Cologne/Germany
The Japan Cultural Institute in Cologne (The Japan Foundation)
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Provided by JF: WOOD JOB! by Shinobu Yaguchi, Ecotherapy Getaway Holiday by Shuichi Okita, A Farewell to Jinu by Suzuki Matsuo, CLIMBING TO SPRING by Daisaku Kimura
Japanese Cinema Month (Germany)
Dates: January 10 - February 2, 2017
Venue: Berlin/Germany
Multifunction Hall, Embassy of Japan in Germany
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in Germany
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including My Pretend Girlfriend by Saiji Yakumo and Beyond the Memories by Takehiko Shinjo
FOOD CINEMA (Italy)
Dates: January 24 - March 21, 2017
Venue: Rome/Italy
The Japan Cultural Institute in Rome (The Japan Foundation)
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including Akanezora: Beyond the Crimson Sky by Masaki Hamamoto and A drop of the grapevine by Yukiko Mishima

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