Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in June 2016

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


DEADLY PASSION, JAPAN:The Films of Shohei Imamura (Taiwan)
Dates: Jun 7 - 25, 2016
Venue: Kaohsiung/Taiwan
Kaohsiung Film Archive
Presented by: The Japan Foundation; Interchange Association, Japan;
Kaohsiung Film Archive
Films Provided by JF: 11 films including Intensions of Murder, and Vengeance is Mine, and BLACK RAIN by Shohei Imamura

The Americas

Seijun Suzuki Retrospective (USA, Canada)
Dates: October 9, 2015 - June 30, 2016
Venues: Washington D.C., Austin (TX), New York (NY), Nashville (TN), Chicago (IL), Minneapolis (MN), Los Angeles (CA), Annandale-on-Hudson (NY), Philadelphia (PA), Portland (OR), Seattle (WA), Berkeley (CA), Cambridge (MA), etc./USA
Toronto, Vancouver/Canada
Ibrahim Theater, International House Philadelphia (Philadelphia), Northwest Film Center (Portland), Grand Illusion Cinema (Seattle), Northwest Film Forum (Seattle), Pacific Film Archive (Berkeley), Harvard Film Archive (Cambridge), Brattle Theater (Cambridge), University of Chicago Film Studies Center (Chicago) etc.
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, International House Philadelphia, Northwest Film Center, Grand Illusion Cinema, Northwest Film Forum, Pacific Film Archive, Harvard Film Archive, Brattle Theater, University of Chicago, etc.
Films Provided by JF: 19 films including Kagero-za, Pistol Opera, and Carmen from Kawachi by Seijun Suzuki


Retrospective Yasujiro OZU (Germany)
Dates: May 17 – June 21, 2016
Venue: Munich/Germany
Film Museum Munich
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Film Museum Munich
Films Provided by JF: 3 films including Munekata Sisters, Floating Weeds, and Early Autumn by Yasujiro Ozu
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
Anime 2016 (Netherlands)
Dates: June 10 – 26, 2016
Venues: Rotterdam, The Hague, Groningen/Netherlands
World Forum, Shofukan, RKZbios
Presented by: The Japan Foundation, Embassy of Japan in the Netherlands
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including Mind game by Masaaki Yuasa, Princess Arete by Sunao Katabuchi, and After School Midnighters by Hitoshi Takekiyo
More Info: http://www.animecon.nl/
Japanese Film Festival in Hungary (Hungary)
Dates: June 10 – 26, 2016
Venue: Budapest/Hungary
The Japan Foundation
Presented by: The Japan Foundation
Films Provided by JF: 5 films including Have a Song on Your Lips by Takahiro Miki and MAESTRO! by Syoutarou Kobayasi

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