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Japanese Film Festival 2018

  • Event Cinemas 505/525 George Street Sydney, NSW, 2000 Australia (map)

The Japanese Film Festival has announced its full program and first two guests for 2018: Australian-born rising star Shioli Kutsuna (Deadpool 2), delivers a stellar performance in highlight indie comedy Oh Lucy! and renowned Japanese auteur Isao Yukisada, for his turbulent coming-of-age drama River’s Edge.

The 2018 Festival will showcase 30 features and one fascinating documentary in Event Cinemas George Street from the 15th to the 25th November.

The festival is carefully curated by The Japan Foundation, Sydney, and includes star-studded drama Yakiniku Dragon and tear-jerking true story The 8 Year Engagement, to viral genre-bender One Cut of the Dead, and one of the latest works from master filmmakers including Hirokazu Kore-eda (Shoplifters – winner of the Cannes Palme d'Or in 2018).



Earlier Event: 14 November
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