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JFF Plus: Free Japanese Film Festival Online

With the pandemic, film festivals worldwide face the challenge and opportunity to take their festivals online. JFF Plus is scheduled…

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Nippon Connection 2020 review: Japanese Film Festival Online

How does a film festival that also celebrates Japanese culture transition to an online festival amidst the Corona crisis? Here’s…

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No More! Movie thieves!

I have been to over seventy movie meetups and I saw at least twenty movies on my own here in…

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At the movies: Gantz Perfect Answer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GuuHv1rZMhE I have not read the Gantz manga, but I do know the anime and I didn’t like it at…

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At the movies: Saya Samurai さや侍

Today’s movie day for me started at 9.20am with a showing of Saya Samurai at the Shinjuku Piccadilly Cinema. That’s…

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Tokyo Movie Lovers Meetup: X-Men First Class

I could’ve easily watched this film in Seoul and saved a lot of money: meetup fee included, I payed 1400…

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Secret (Korean movie)

Time for something more artsy: A Korean movie with Japanese subtitles! I watched „Secret“, a thriller from 2009. There is…

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Cheap Movie Tickets in Japan: 1000 Yen Movie Day

Movie prices in Tokyo are high and it doesn’t matter which cinema you choose. If you buy the tickets on…

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Flight movies

Today, during the flight from Tokyo to London, I didn’t beat my previous record (six films watched during one flight)….

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Korean Films Rundown (1)

I’ve seen many Korean films in Germany but they were usually about a few martial artists from an ancient kingdom…

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