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Films at the Embassy of Japan: Rashomon 羅生門

Films at the Embassy of Japan: Rashomon   羅生門

Wednesday 18 March 2020Open 18:00 / Film starts at 18:30 / No admittance after 19:00Embassy of Japan 101-104 Piccadilly London W1J 7JTDirected by Akira Kurosawa / 1950 / 88 min(Japanese language with English subtitles) The film is set in the Heian Period, when Kyoto was the capital city of Japan. Three men are taking shelter […]

Film Screening: Alliance by Kounosuke Kawakami

Film Screening: Alliance by Kounosuke Kawakami

Protagonists in Kounosuke Kawakami’s film work explore the tensions around ideas of counter-hegemony. Born in 1979 in Japan and studying in the UK for his higher education, Kawakami re-investigates the ideologies which have dominated both nations’ cultures in the past and their histories of imperialism, post-colonialism, and neoliberalism. For the first part of his career […]

ONE NIGHT ONE COUNTRY: JAPAN

ONE NIGHT ONE COUNTRY: JAPAN

2020 will be a great year for SOUTH SOCIAL FILM FESTIVAL. We celebrate our 5th year running, covering so many exciting countries. We are a truly PEOPLE POWERED FESTIVAL. We want to start with a real hit, covering JAPAN for the second time, thanks to the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation. We celebrate women’s empowerment with […]

Screening of Singing Lovebirds (1939)

Screening of Singing Lovebirds (1939)

The Japan Foundation is delighted to partner with the BFI in presenting Singing Lovebirds as part of the Musicals! The Greatest Show on Screen season. This pre-war produced warm-hearted musical about the tangled love lives of a samurai is a very rare treat. Catch it as it kicks off at BFI Southbank and later goes on to tour the UK. Date: […]

Call for Dreams + Q&A

Call for Dreams + Q&A

The UK Jewish Film Festival 2019, our 23rd edition, runs from 6 to 21 November at 12 cinemas across London. We then screen highlights on tour in 15-20 cities across the UK until 12 December. The UK Jewish Film Festival is a BAFTA qualifying festival, showing 90 films from around the world at more than […]

Japan Sings! – Japanese musicals at QUAD – Derby

Japan Sings! – Japanese musicals at QUAD – Derby

As part of the British Film Institute’s national season of musicals, QUAD-Derby’s regular Asian movie night Satori Screen will be screening 5 Japanese musicals over three days. This is a rare chance for UK based audiences to see these films on the big screen, which cross a wide variety of styles and genres in both […]

Films at the Embassy of Japan: Our Little Sister 海街diary

Films at the Embassy of Japan: Our Little Sister  海街diary

Three sisters, Sachi, Yoshino and Chika, living in the city of Kamakura, hear of the death of their father, who disappeared from their lives fifteen years ago. At the funeral they meet a half-sister, Suzu, for the first time. Having learned that it was Suzu who took care of their father to the last and […]

Japanese Avant-garde and Experimental Film Festival 2019

Japanese Avant-garde and Experimental Film Festival 2019

The Japan Foundation is proud to partner with the Japanese Avant-garde and Experimental Film Festival as they bring yet another exciting line-up of Japanese film titles to the UK. 2019: NATION | 国家  This year’s edition of the festival examines national identity, cultural memory and perceptions of history in Japan with a programme of classic avant-garde cinema […]

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