Japanese Film festival 2018 in Myanmar

The Embassy of Japan and the Japan Foundation present “Japanese Film Festival 2018 in Myanmar” from 19 to 28 January in Yangon and 2 to 4 February in Mandalay.
We feature 16 new Japanese films released after 2016 with Myanmar and English subtitle.

It is a precious opportunity to see Japanese films with Myanmar subtitle. Entry free and all are welcome!

1. Dates and Venue

(1) Yangon
Date: Friday 19 to Sunday 28, January
Venue: Nay Pyi Taw Cinema Hall (Sule Pagoda Rd., Yangon, Tel: 01-252116)
JCGV Junction City (Corner of Bogyoke Aung San Rd. and shwedagon pagoda Rd., Pabedan Township, Yangon)
*Screening on 19 January is only opening screening at Nay Pyi Taw Cinema Hall. Screening in JCGV will begin from 20 January.

(2) Mandalay
Date: Friday 2 to Sunday 4, February
Venue: Win Lite Cinema Hall (84th St., 32nd and 33rd St., Mandalay, Tel: 02- 35229)

2. Screening schedule
Screening schedule is as follows.
(1) Yangon (Nay Pyi Taw Cinema)
(2) Yangon (JCGV Theatre2)
(3) Yangon (JCGV Theatre4)
(4) Mandalay

3. Program
“Asian Three-Fold Mirror 2016: Reflections”/ Omnibus

a. “Pigeon” directed by Isao Yukisada (2016, 40min)
b. “Beyond The Bridge” directed by Sotho Kulikar (2016, 40min)
c. “SHINIUMA” (Dead Horse) directed by Brillante Ma Mendoza (2016, 34min)

“CHIHAYAFURU Part.1” directed by Nori Koizumi (2016, 111min)/ Feature
“CHIHAYAFURU Part.2” directed by Nori Koizumi (2016, 103min)/ Feature
“Daytime Shooting Star” directed by Takehiko Shinjo (2017, 119min)/ Youth, Romance
“Her Love Boils Bathwater” directed by Ryota Nakano (2016, 125min)/ Drama
“HONNOUJI Hotel” directed by Masayuki Suzuki (2017, 119min)/ Comedy , Mystery
“In This Corner of the World” directed by Sunao Katabuchi (2016, 130min)/ Animation , Drama , Historical
“Let’s Go, JETS! From Small Town Girls to U.S. Champions?!” directed by Hayato Kawai (2017, 121min)/ Youth
“Memories of a Murder” directed by Yu Irie (2017, 117min)/Mystery
“Mumon” directed by Yoshihiro Nakamura (2017, 124min)/ Historical , Action
“Survival Family” directed by Shinobu Yaguchi (2017, 117min)/ Comedy , Panic, SF
“The Long Excuse” directed by Miwa Nishikawa (2016, 124min)/Drama
“The Mohican Comes Home” directed by Shuichi Okita (2016, 125min)/ Comedy, Drama
“Tora-san of Goto” directed by Masaru Oura (2016, 114min) / Documentary
“Re Life” directed by Takeshi Furusawa (2017, 119min)/ Youth, Drama, SF
“Rudolf the Black Cat” directed by Kunihiko Yuyama and Motonori Sakakibara (2016, 89min)/ Animation, Family , Adventure

4. For more information, please check at JFF(Japanese Film Festival) Facebook page.

5. Inquiry

Information and Culture Section
The Embassy of Japan
No. 100 Natmauk Road, Bahan Township, Yangon
Tel: 01 549644~8