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Enjoy Japanese Films with/in English!
Admission Free!


In November, the Japan Foundation Kyoto Office will be showing a selection of classic & contemporary Japanese films with English subtitles or narration. Entry is free and open to all. This is a great opportunity to learn more about Japan and have an entertaining time during your stay in Kyoto!


Nov. 13
KOKEN
-Stage Assistants in Kabuki

Directed by Tomoko Fujiwara; 1992; Sakura Motion Picture; 44 min.
*with English narration


Nov. 13
ONNAGATA
-The Making of a Kabuki Female Impersonator-


''ONNAGATA: The Making of a Kabuki Female Impersonator'' ©Sakura Motion Picture

Directed by Tomoko Fujiwara; 1982; Sakura Motion Picture; 29 min
*with English narration


Nov. 14
The Professor and His Beloved Equation

Directed by Takashi Koizumi; 2005; Asmik Ace Entertainment; 117 min.
*with English narration


Nov. 15
YOJIMBO


''YOJIMBO'' TM & 1961 TOHO CO., LTD.

Directed by Akira Kurosawa; 1961; Toho; 110 min.
*with English narration


Nov. 16
In This Corner of the World


''In This Corner of the World'' © Fumiyo Kouno / Futabasha / Konosekai no Katasumini Project

Directed by Sunao Katabuchi; 2016; Konosekai no Katasumini Project;130 min.
*with English narration


Admission: Free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis (max 200 people per film)
Venue: Event Hall, Kyoto International Community House
Time: All films begin at 14:00.
Contact: The Japan Foundation Kyoto Office: www.jpf.go.jp/e/world/kyoto/2018/09-02.html



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