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2018 / Garage and bake sales for Aug. 2018 Japan Film Festival Los Angeles, June 23

Japan Film Festival Los Angeles 2018 August 18 (Sat) and 19 (Sun) Japanese American National Museum in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles https://www.jffla.org/screenings The Last Garage and Bake Sales for the JFFLA June 23, Saturday, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm Chanoma House: 305 Indiana Street, El Segundo, CA 90245 Phone: (310) 819-7736 Everything must go: Accessories,...
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2018 / Japan Foundation Screening: A Silent Voice (2016), Jan. 10

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Free Japanese Film Screening Wednesday, January 10, 7PM “A Silent Voice” (聲の形)129 mins, 2016 Directed by Naoko Yamada Winner of Best Animation of the Year in the 26th Japan Movie Critics Award For more information, visit https://www.jflalc.org/ac-japanema-011018
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2017 / Little Tokyo Exhibition: Renowned photographer Toyo Miyatake’s pre-war art photography, Oct. 05 – Dec. 10

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center Exhibition TOYO: Behind the Glass Eye George J. Doizaki Gallery at Japanese American Cultural & Community Center 244 S. San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, California 90012, (213) 628-2725 October 5, 2017 – December 10, 2017 Opening reception: Thursday, October 5, 4pm-7pm Admission: Free TOYO: Behind the Glass Eye...
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2017 / Japan Foundation: Free screening “Shin Godzilla” Nov. 22

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Free Japanese Cinema Screening A God Incarnate. A City Doomed. Shin Godzilla   (120mins, 2016) Wednesday, November 22, 7:00PM 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036 Free Admission, NO RSVP REQUIRED *Short Translation Lecture Before The Show Make way for the ultimate homage to one of the most enduring...
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2017 / Film – Hirokazu Kore-eda Retrospective: Cinema from the Outside In, Oct. 25-29

Internationally acclaimed Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda will be in Los Angeles to participate in an exciting retrospective of his films at the Hammer Museum’s Billy Wilder Theater and a other venues across town. The director will introduce some films and engage in Q&A about others. This exciting event is presented by the Yanai Initiative...
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2017 / Japan Foundation: Free screening of “Campaign” (2007), Oct. 25

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Japan Foundation Los Angeles Free Japanese Cinema Screening Bow to Everything, Even to An Electric Pole Campaign  (Senkyo)   (120mins, 2007) Directed by Kazuhiro Soda Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 7:00PM Free Admission, No RSVP Required A documentary that closely follows the Kawasaki city assembly by-election in 2005. This is a directorial debut of Soda Kazuhiro,...
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2017 / Japan Foundation: Dealing with Life and Death, lecture and screening, Oct. 18

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Mini Lecture & Documentary Film Screening Dealing with Life and Death the Japanese Way Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 7PM Free Admission, RSVP Required Part I: Lecture (30mins) “Dealing with Life and Death the Japanese Way” by Duncan Ryuken Williams (USC) Part II: Documentary Film Screening (90mins) Death of a Japanese...
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2017 / Author Talk: Steve Ryfle , author of “Ishiro Honda: A Life in Film, From Godzilla to Kurosawa” at Little Tokyo, Oct. 14

Book Cover Ishiro Honda Icon

On Saturday, Oct. 14, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm, Steve Ryfle comes to the Little Tokyo Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library to present ISHIRO HONDA: A LIFE IN FILM, FROM GODZILLA TO KUROSAWA, the first major overview of the life and career of the director behind the original GODZILLA (1954) and many...
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2017 / Japan Foundation: Free anime screening “Nipping Princess” Oct. 11

Nipping Princess

JAPANEMA: Japanese film free screening Anime “Nipping Princess” (110 mins, 2017) Directed by Kenji Kamiyama In Japanese language with English subtitles Winner of Best Animated Feature Award at the 2017 Fantasia Film Festival Wednesday, October 11, 7:00 PM JFLA Auditorium, 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036 For more information, visit https://www.jflalc.org/ac-japanema-101117
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