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Studio Ghibli & Kenji Miyazawa: Viewing Hayao Miyazaki’s animated films through the works of Kenji Miyazawa

This event will relate two Studio Ghibli films, “My Neighbor Totoro” and “From Up On Poppy Hill”, to the works of Kenji Miyazawa, a well-known Japanese children’s literature writer. “My Neighbor Totoro” has been described as “one of the most … Continue reading →

SUMMER Films: A Letter to Momo

A Letter to Momo ももへの手紙 Directed by Hiroyuki Okiura (2012) 120 minutes   A heartwarming animated fantasy from Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade director Hiroyuki Okiura that was seven years in the making. With the assistance of key animation supervisor Ando Masashi (Spirited Away), … Continue reading →

March Break Films: THE BOY AND THE BEAST

March Break Films THE BOY AND THE BEAST バケモノの子   March 12, 2018, 1:00 PM > Spring Break! Directed by Mamoru Hosoda, 2015 120 minutes, Japanese with English subtitles Bring the whole family during March break to watch this action packed … Continue reading →

February Films: I HEART U Series – MILLENNIUM ACTRESS & VOICES OF A DISTANT STAR

February Films: I HEART U Series We will be screening a series of films from Japan that explore the themes of romance, heartbreak and longing during this month celebrating love. Enjoy! @ JFT, free admission, RSVP required  MILLENNIUM ACTRESS 千年女優 … Continue reading →

Fall Films: Time of Eve

Time of Eve イヴの時間 劇場版 @JFT, Free Admission, RSVP required Thursday November 30, 6:30 PM TONIGHT, therapeutic robot PARO will be in attendance!   Directed by Yasuhiro Yoshiura 2010, 106 minutes Cast: Jun Fukuyama, Kenji Nojima, Rie Tanaka Drama/Science Fiction/Animation The … Continue reading →