New York Japan CineFest 2019 Wednesday, June 5 and Thursday, June 6 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:15 p.m. Asia Society – 725 Park Avenue at 70th Street Admission: $12/$10 seniors and students/$8 members Highlighting some of the most exciting new voices in cinema, New York Japan CineFest presents two nights of 16 total short films by emerging Japanese and Japanese American filmmakers. Genres span from … Continue reading New York Japan CineFest to Bring 16 Short Films to Asia Society
Master Yoshi’s Terrible Day Saturday, June 1 at 9:00 p.m. Cinema Village – 22 E. 12th Street (between University Place and 5th Avenue) Admission: $15 Master Yoshi’s Terrible Day will be making its world premiere at the New York Shorts International Film Festival. The New York Shorts International Film Festival showcases emerging and established independent filmmakers from around the world and provides an ideal platform … Continue reading “Master Yoshi’s Terrible Day” to Make Its World Premiere at NY Shorts
The Asian American International Film Festival kicked off last night with the screening of Searching, a thriller directed by 27-year-old Aneesh Chaganty, a former Google Creative Lab employee who spent two years developing, writing, and directing Google commercials. Tonight, AAIFF presents a very different kind of narrative, Yorozuya Detective Story, a quirky fantasy from director Touji Sawamura, who worked in an auto repair shop before … Continue reading Asian American International Film Festival to Screen Four Japanese-Related Films
Co-presentation between AAIFF40 and JC•NYC Continue reading "Proof of Loyalty: Kazuo Yamane and the Nisei Soldiers of Hawaii"
Celebrating AAIFF’s 40th anniversary Continue reading JapanCulture•NYC to Co-Present Two Screenings During the Asian American International Film Festival