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Free screening “Persona Non Grata” – the story of Chiune Sugihara at Japan Foundation, March 22, 7:00PM

The Japan Foundation Los Angeles provides high quality Japanese film screening program – JAPANEMA – every second and fourth Wednesday. 7:00pm at the JFLA Auditorium, 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite100, Los Angeles, CA 90036. Reservation is not required. March 22, Wednesday, 7:00 pm Screening: Persona Non Grata, 139 mins, 2015 Q&A session after the screening...
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2017/ Free lecture March 9 “the Mythology of Miso” at Japan Foundation LA

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Lecture & Demonstration Uncovering the mythology of Miso (Soy Bean Paste) the Pinnacle of Healthy Food Thursday, March 9, 7:00 pm Miso tasting after the lecture. Light refreshments will be served. The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles 5700 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100 Los Angeles, CA 90036 Admission: Free Reservation Required: http://jflalc.org/Japan-Korea-miso.html...
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2017 / Free screening March 8 “A Day on the Planet” with special appearance by original story author Tomoka Shibasaki at Japan Foundation LA

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Free Screening JAPANEMA Series Japan Foundation Los Angeles Auditorium 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036 March 8, 2017, 7:00PM Free. Reservation is not required. Beautiful Slice-of-life Film Captivating in Its Mundane Glory A Day on the Planet (きょうのできごと) 110 mins, 2003 Directed by Isao Yukisada In Japanese with...
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2017 / Rakugo stage in person, Yanagiya Sankyo from Japan, at UCLA Fowler Museum on Feb. 24 & at Little Tokyo on Feb. 25

Yanagiya Sankyo

Forwarded for the Japan Foundation, Los Angeles Rakugo Storytelling by Rakugo Master Yanagiya Sankyo with English subtitles Yanagiya Kyonosuke also will appear on stage Friday, February 24, 7pm *Opening reception starts at 6pm The Harry and Yvonne Lenart Auditorium, Fowler Museum at UCLA, 308 Charles E Young Drive East, Los Angeles, CA 90024 Click...
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2017 / Japan Foundation Screening “Miss Hokusai” Jan. 25

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Auditorium 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036 “Miss Hokusai” (2016, 90 mins) In Japanese with English subtitles From award-winning director Keiichi Hara (Colorful) and Japanese powerhouse Production I.G (creators of Ghost in the Shell) comes a remarkable story of the daughter behind one of history’s most famous artists....
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2017 / NHK World’s video screening with Q &A, workshop and lecture in Los Angeles, Jan. 5 – Jan. 9

Japanese Culture Week in LA by NHK World

5-consecutive-evening screening of Japan’s latest video programs by NHK World at Echo Park Film Center and Japanese American National Museum NHK World is coming to Eco Park Film Center and Japanese American National Museum for Japanese Culture Week from Jan.5 – Jan. 9 Public broadcaster NHK operates Japan’s largest domestic and international television network....
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2016 / Free workshop “Learn Natural Japanese through Acting” at Japan Foundation, Dec. 10

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Forwarded for the Japan Foundation Los Angeles Free Workshop Learn Natural Japanese through Acting Saturday, December 10, 1:00 – 2:30 pm The Japan Foundation Los Angeles, 5700 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036. 18 years old and up Fee: free Register Now http://www.jflalc.org/acting.html By playing a role, using gestures and facial expressions,...
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2016 / Japan Foundation Lecture Series: Edo’s City Planning, Dec. 2

Japan Foundation Lecture Series Friday, Dec. 2, 7 pm Magic and Power in Edo’s City Planning by Professor Timon Screech Edo (modern Tokyo) was built to be the Tokugawa seat in 1590, in 1603 it became headquarters of their shogunate. It was carefully planned to meet ancestral expectations of how an impressive East Asian...
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2016 / Hollywood Chinese 6 Theaters to host free screening of modern Kabuki story “One Piece” in high definition, Nov. 27

Cinema Kabuki One Piece

The Japan Foundation Los Angeles presents free screening of Kabuki “One Piece” in Cinema Kabuki high-definition format at a Hollywood theater, Nov. 27, 10 AM & 1:30PM Kabuki production company Shochiku Co. Ltd. has released Cinema Kabuki series since 2005. Cinema Kabuki offers the unique opportunity of experiencing full-scale Kabuki performances to audiences outside...
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