• The Japan Foundation, Manila,  conducts a wide range of activities in introducing the different facets of Japanese culture. Activities/projects that deepen the understanding and appreciation of Japan include invitations extended to different cultural groups; workshops on human exchange programs that are directed towards personnel development and self-reliance are also undertaken.

    • The 10th International Silent Film Festival
    • PuppetXchange: Arts of Puppetry from Japan and the Philippines

      The Cultural Center of the Philippines and the Japan Foundation, Manila proudly present lectures and demonstrations on Bunraku, the Japanese traditional puppet theater, and the emerging puppetry tradition in the...

    • The 10th International Silent Film Festival
    • EIGASAI Packs Extra Punch in 2016! Opens on July 7 with the Brilliant Period Film KAKEKOMI

      The Japan Foundation, Manila enhances the DirectorTalks, expands screenings to Baguio and partners with the Cinemalaya for its highly-anticipated annual film festival

      The first...

    • The 10th International Silent Film Festival
    • Superb Japanese Design in 100 Products Japanese Design Today 100 exhibition to open at the MET

      Avant gardefashion designer Issey Miyake’s No. 1 Dress in all its gorgeously pleated glory;

      the finely crafted children’s Bentwood Cycle made of local beech wood; the seemingly...