News and Announcements

Under Snow by Ulrike Ottinger

Mar 1 –¬†Ottinger’s much lauded film UNDER SNOW, follows Kabuki artists in Echigo Japan, part of Goethe Film screenings at TIFF Bell Lightbox.

Japanese Movies at Hot Docs Cinema

Jan 7 & 14 – Our annual free movie event returns to the Hot Docs Cinema with three films about hope and overcoming challenges through extraordinary ways.

Japan Foundation Programs for 2018-2019

Information on Japan Foundation programs available for 2018-2019 has been added.

It’s Fun To Study Japanese!

The Japan Foundation has put together a selection of messages from people studying Japanese, including Canada’s own Kevin Reynolds! Continue reading →

Government of Japan Endowment to U of T for Centre for the Study of Global Japan

The University of Toronto will establish an endowed chair in Japanese politics and global affairs, and launch the Centre for the Study of Global Japan within the Munk School of Global Affairs thanks to a generous contribution of US$5million from … Continue reading →