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Katabui, in the Heart Of Okinawa (virtual film screening)

Stream “Katabui, in the Heart of Okinawa” online for free from June 21-23, Canada-wide. Join Swiss director Daniel López as he delves into the rich history and resilient spirit of Okinawa. A part of JFT’s “Keep Dancin’, Okinawa!” film series. Continue reading →

Hotel Hibiscus (film screening)

Join us for a summery film screening of HOTEL HIBISCUS on Saturday, May 25, 6:30PM, at the JFT Event Hall. Hotel Hibiscus director NAKAE Yuki will be in attendance for a Q&A after the screening. As part of JFT’s ongoing “Keep Dancin’, Okinawa” summer film series. Continue reading →

Keep Dancin’, Okinawa! (film series)

Usher in the spring & summer with our Keep Dancin’, Okinawa! series! Keep Dancin’, Okinawa! is a celebration of Okinawan stories, culture, and history, highlighted through themes of dance, music, and perseverance. Featuring screenings of documentaries, a classic family comedy, … Continue reading →

DownTown Dance (film screening)

DownTown Dance 歌えマチグヮー (utae machigwaa) Tuesday, April 9, 6:00PM (ET) Doors open 5:30PM | Film Screening | In-Person | JFT Event Hall Directed by NITTA Yoshitaka • 2012 • Documentary • 89 minutes • Presented in Japanese with English subtitles • Trailer In the … Continue reading →

Drop-in Docs: Outsider Art in Japan

JFT Seminar Room Free Admission/No RSVP required Drop in for a documentary during our Saturday openings and stay as long as you like! This edition of Drop-in Docs will feature the 10-part series Outsider Art in Japan, which introduces artists with cognitive, … Continue reading →