Author Archive: All posts by Philbert Lui

Animated Shorts Program – Doors Open Toronto 2024 at JFT

Soak in a lineup of animated short films created by current and former animation students from the Tokyo University of the Arts, playing in the JFT Event Hall for Doors Open Toronto 2024. Curated by YAMAMURA Koji. Continue reading →

JFT Staff Mixtape – Vol. 2: Nostalgia

In keeping with this year’s Doors Open Toronto theme “Hidden Histories”, the staff of The Japan Foundation, Toronto have curated a mixtape of nostalgic Japanese music for our visitors to enjoy. In this second volume, we selected songs that brought … Continue reading →

The Zen Diary at Revue Cinema

Watch scrumptious slice-of-life “The Zen Diary” at the Revue Cinema, with director NAKAE Yuji in-attendance from Japan.

May 24 & May 25, Revue Cinema.

Doors Open Toronto 2024: Timeless Japan

JFT is back for Doors Open Toronto on May 25th & 26! We are pleased to present our all-ages programming under the banner of “Timeless Japan” for all to enjoy a dose of nostalgia and learn a bit of history. Continue reading →

“BL Metamorphosis” virtual film screening with VanCAF

To kickoff the 2024 Vancouver Comic Arts Festival, we are proud to support the virtual screening of BL Metamorphosis, adapted from the acclaimed slice-of-life manga of the same name. Continue reading →