J-Collabo Free Open Class and Film Screening



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J-Collabo Free Open Class and Film Screening

Sunday, September 18 from 1:30p.m. until 3:30 p.m.

J-Collabo – 300 7th Street, Brooklyn

Admission: Free (suggested donation: $5)

Experience Japanese culture in Brooklyn with open classes offered by J-Collabo, a social network that collaborates with artists from different disciplines to make the wonders of Japan accessible to New Yorkers.

On Sunday, September 18 J-Collabo will hold a suibokuga, or Japanese ink painting, class. At the end of the class, you will draw paintings on a postcard as your own souvenir!

Other available classes:

  • Shodo, Japanese Calligraphy
  • Judo, Japanese martial arts
  • Origami, paper folding

Also on Sunday, New York Japan Cinefest will screen Japanese short films from 3:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Admission: $8/Free J-Members

Films to be screened:

  • Take8
    Director: Shinichiro Ueda
    Director: Takahiro Miyauchi
  • Valley of Dolls
    Director: Fritz Schumann
  • Girl, Wavering
    Director: Noriko Yuasa
    Director: Shigeyoshi Tsukahara
  • Fall Seven Times, Get Up Eight: The Japanese War Brides
    Directors: Lucy Craft, Kathryn Tolbert, Karen Kasmauski

For more information and to become a J-Member, please visit J-Collabo’s website. To keep up with future J-Collabo events, follow the organization’s Facebook page.