Category Archive: News and Announcements

The Moon Has Finally Risen: The Films of TANAKA Kinuyo

TIFF Cinematheque is thrilled to participate in “Tanaka fever” — a global (re)discovery of this important oeuvre — as we present all six of her films in new restorations. Now available at the TIFF Bell Lightbox until June 24. Continue reading →

Celebrating Women in Film

For the next month, we will be celebrating the role women directors have played in both classical and contemporary Japanese cinema. Brush up on your knowledge of Japanese women directors with a special talk by Dr. Colleen Laird, then tune … Continue reading →

Animated Short Films by Geidai Students [Doors Open Toronto 2022]

For Doors Open Toronto 2022, the JFT is excited to present an impressive compilation of animated short films that exude vibes of rebirth, new beginnings, and renewed lives. Curated by the independent animation master YAMAMURA Koji. May 28 & 29, 2022. Continue reading →

Important Update Regarding JF OverDrive: Videos Available until September 1, 2022

All OverDrive video titles will be removed from JF OverDrive on September 1. Any users with active checkouts on OverDrive video titles will be able to enjoy the titles through the end of the lending period. After September 1, users … Continue reading →

Job Posting

We are hiring a full-time Librarian. Applications are due Monday, June 6 at 9:00 AM (EST). Tentative start date will be Friday, July 22.