TOKYO and MANILA (February 17, 2017) - The Japan Foundation Asia Center and the University of the Philippines Film Institute will be holding an Exchange Program for Film Students in Asia entitled …and Action! Asia #03 in the Philippines from February 26 to March 10, 2017, in cooperation with Ateneo de Manila University and De La SalleCollege of Saint Benilde. Nineteen film students from the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia will come together and co-produce short films within an eightday production schedule in Quezon City.
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On August 27 at 5:30pm. Expect another round of captivating classic film from Japan featuring Muteki (The Foghorn) 霧笛 accompanied with live music scored by Makiling Ensemble.
The Japan Foundation, Manila invited film expert Mr. Hidenori Okada, a curator of the National Film Center, the National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo to talk about the film and its director and the importance of benshi (silent...
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 ever EIGASAI was held in 1997. A year short of celebratingits 20th year, the film festival’s main organizer the Japan Foundation, Manila (JFM)—in cooperation with the Embassy of Japan—is pulling out all the stops in making this year’s installment remarkable to commemorate two different milestones: 60 Years of Philippines-Japan Friendship and JFM’s 20th Anniversary.
Running from July 7 to August 21 featuring more...
Cinema 2, Shangri-La Plaza Mall, Mandaluyong City August 27-30, 2015
Download: 9th International Silent Film Poster
Expect another round of captivating classic films in the 9th International Silent Film Festival, as it continues to inspire and amuse audience with its classical appeal and unique artistry thru the fusion of black-and-white images and live music score.
This year, the Japan Foundation, Manila will be featuring four short films namely, Wasei Kenka Tomodachi (Fighting Friends - Japanese Style) and Tokkan Kozo(A Straightforward Boy)...