Highlighting some of the most exciting new voices in cinema, New York Japan CineFest is an annual event that features works by emerging Japanese and Japanese American filmmakers. Two programs of short films are presented in this year's edition. Program 1 on Thursday, June 4 is followed by a reception. Program 2 on Friday, June 5 is followed by a discussion.
Tickets: $8 members; $10 students/seniors; $12 nonmembers.
Thursday, June 4, 2015, 6:30 pm
A Warm Spell
Dir. Toshimichi Saito. 2014. Japan. 40 min.
Little Kyota Errand Hood
Dir. Satsuki Okawa. 2014. Japan. 20 min.
Dir. Robin Takao D'Oench. 2014. Japan. 15 min.
Confession Ranking of Girlfriend
Dir. Shinichiro Ueda. 2014. Japan. 19 min.
Program 1 will be followed by a reception. Click here for more information.
Friday, June 5, 2015, 6:30 pm
Monk By Blood
Dir. Ema Ryan Yamazaki. 2013. Japan. 25 min.
Dir. Hazuki Aikawa. 2014. Japan. 23 min.
Dir. Mitsuyo Miyazaki. 2011. Japan. 25 min.
Dir. Atsuko Hirayanagi. 2014. Japan. 21 min.
Program 2 will be followed by a discussion. Click here for more information.