New Materials at the JFT Library

Arts & Culture

ikebana-japanese-art-of-flower-arrangement-000070786303_fullArts and cultural events supported by JFT across Canada and at our venue in Toronto. More details

Language Education

Online EdCamp for Japanese Language Teachers: Nov 30 @ 7:00 – 9:00 pm EST. A study group where you play the leading role! More details

Japanese Studies

Deadline for 2019-2020 Japanese Studies grants and fellowships is December 3, 2018. More details

News and Announcements

TANAKA FUND Grant to Support Promising Junior Japanese Studies Scholars 2018

Masters or Doctoral level students: Grants up to a maximum of $10,000 are available. Application deadline: January 6, 2019 Continue reading →

Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival 2018

Nov 8 – 16: JFT is proud to support the 22nd Annual Reel Asian Film Festival. This year there are six gems from Japan screening. Check them out! Continue reading →

Japan Foundation Program Guidelines 2019-2020

Guidelines for the 2019-2020 Japan Foundation programs are now available. Check here for details on Arts & Culture, Japanese Language, and Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange programs.


KORE-EDA + KIKI This series celebrates the accomplishments of master filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda and also the prolific actress Kirin Kiki who sadly passed away in September. We will be screening three films by Kore-eda – two of which includes Kirin Kiki … Continue reading →

Keiji Haino Canadian Tour 2018

Oct 4 – 11: Psychedelic and experimental music pioneer Keiji Haino will be touring across Canada on a four city tour. Continue reading →

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