Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in April, 2012

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.


Touring Japanese Film Festival in East Europe
Dates: April 21 to April 30, 2012

Macedonia/ Skopije,Bitola
Cinematheque of Macedonia, Youth Culture Centre-Bitla

Presented by: Embassy of Japan in Austria, Cinematheque of Macedonia, Skopjie Film Festival, Youth Culture Centre-Bitla, The Japan Foundation
Films Screened:

Eight films including Woman in the Mist, The Young Women of Izu and The Tale of Genji

Shinoda Masahiro Retrospective (Spain)

January 19 to April 15, 2012


Spain / Madrid, Zaragoza, Barcelona

Circulo de Bellas Artes de Madrid, Zaragoza City Film Center

Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Madrid
Films Screened:

Assassination, Pale Flower, The Dry Lake, Himiko, Double Suicide, by Masahiro Shinoda


Seijun Suzuki Retrospective (Austria)

April 12 to May 10, 2012


Austria / Vienna

Film Museum

Presented by: Film Museum, Embassy of Japan in Austria, The Japan Foundation
Films Screened:

22 titles including Branded to Kill, Tokyo Drifter and Gate of Flesh by Seijun Suzuki

Best Selection Works of Tomu Uchida & Kenji Misumi (Korea)

April 26 to July 15, 2012


Korea/Jeonju, Seoul, Incheon, Daejeon, Gwangju

Jeonju International Film Festival, Seoul Art Cinema, Movie Space Juan, Gwangju Theater, Korea University, Daejeon Art Cinema, and others

Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Seoul
Films Screened:

Daibosatsutoge The Killer Pass I-III, Bloody Spear at Mt.Fuji, Yoshiwara The Pleasure Quarters by Tomu Uchida, The Life and Times of Ichi the Masseur, Fight, Zato-Ichi, Fight!, Ken by Kenji Misumi

Japanese Animation Festival (JAFF) (Estonia)

April 27 to May 20, 2012


Esthonia/ Tallin, Tartu

Artis, Solaris Kino, Tartu Elektriteater

Presented by: JAFF, Embassy of Japan in Estonia, The Japan Foundation
Films Screened:

Colorful by Keiichi Hara, and others

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