Category Archive: 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 →

We Heart Canada + Japan 90

Watch the winning film of the WE HEART Canada + Japan 90 Short Film Contest here! Best Film Award went out to “SHOJI”, directed by Jon Chiang together with Nikkei Seniors Healthcare and Housing Society. Congratulations! Continue reading →

KORE-EDA + KIKI

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 →

Japanese Film Festival in Hamilton

Japanese Film Festival in Hamilton 2019 Join us for free screenings of movies from JAPAN at the Central Hamilton Public Library on Sunday Feb 3 + 10! All films in Japanese w/Eng subtitles. In between films, there will be a … 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.