Mitsu no Aware, Lowlife Love, The Stare, Koi, Ayashii Kanojo, Tamayura: Sotsugyou Shashin Dai-4-bu –Ashita, Shukatsu, Batto Onri Rabu (But Only Love), Sora iro no Symphony, Under the Cherry Tree, Tabi Machi Late Show Japanese Film Trailers

Hello dear audience!

Singing Love Birds Film Poster

Oh joy of joys, I have seen that there will be three Japanese films in my local arthouse – Ran, Our Little Sister and Cesium and the Tokyo Girl. A God-tier jidai-geki epic from Akira Kurosawa, a God-tier drama from Kore-eda and an indie I have followed since last year! I AM SO EXCITED!!! I have watched a clutch of great near-God-tier films this week – Vibrator (2003) and Sway (2006). I posted two articles this week, both covering film festivals. The first was about a season of Japanese musicals from the ‘50s to the 2000s which is being held at the Japan Society New York. The post was a preview of Japanese Film Festival Ireland which has an awesome programme.

What’s released this weekend?

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