Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in August, 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 Eastern Europe (Russia)
Dates:  July 11 to August 6, 2012



Presented by: The Japanese Culture Department “Japan Foundation” of the All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature
Eight Titles including: Eight Titles including Woman in the Mist, The Young Women of Izu and Tale of Genji.

The 6th International Silent Film Festival Manila

The Japan Foundation, Manila co-organizes the silent film festival in partnership with
international cultural institutions such as Goethe-Institut and Instituto Cervantes.

Dates: August 24 to 26, 2012


Shangri-La Plaza Mall

Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Screened:

I Was Born, But… by Yasujiro Ozu

Ko Nakahira Retrospective (Argentina)
Dates: August 15 to 29, 2012

Argentina/Buenos Aires

Teatro San Martin

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

15 titles including Summer Storm, Danger's Where The Money Is!, A Town Not on the Map, That Guy and I, The Black Gambler by Ko Nakahira

Celebrating the Nikkatsu Centennial (USA)
Dates: August 11 to September 5, 2012
Venues: The Northwest Film Center
Presented by:

Consulate-General of Japan at PortlandUSA/Portland, OR, The Japan Foundation

Films Screened:

Sun Legend of the Shogunate's Last Days by Yuzo Kawashima, Alone Across the Pacific by Kon Ichikawa, CHARISMA by Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Voice With No Shadow by Seijun Suzuki, Suzaki Paradise-Red Signal by Yuzo Kawashima

Japanese Film Festival in Myanmar, 2012
Dates: August 25 to September 2
Venues: Myanmar, Yangon, Mandalay, Naypyidaw
Presented by: Embassy of Japan in Myanmar, The Japan Foundation
Films Screened:

Mai Mai Miracle,Dear Doctor,Double Trouble,Ogawa no Hotori -At Rivers's Edge-

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