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WELCOME TO THE JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL NIPPON CONNECTION!

A Wild Patience
A Wild Patience
Miss Hokusai
Miss Hokusai
Gonin Saga
Gonin Saga
Love & Peace
Ryuzo and the Seven Henchmen
The Actor
The Whispering Star
Nippon Live on Stage: Cuushe
Jigoku
Ken and Kazu
Live Fashionably or Die
Sanchu Uprising: Voices at Dawn
The Sheep Story

News

Ticket sale starts on Friday, April 29, 17:00! You will find all informations on our website then.

Some parts of our english site are still under construction. We thank you for your patience. 

Book a room for your stay in Frankfurt at one of our partner hotels!

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Watch a video about the winner of the Nippon Honor Award 2015 on our YouTube channel.

TADANOBU ASANO video

16th Nippon Connection Film Festival ...

The 16th Japanese Film Festival Nippon Connection will take place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, from May 24 to 29, 2016. Throughout six festival days the biggest festival for Japanese film worldwide will once again present more than 100 short and long feature films, including many German, European, and world premieres. The program consists of independent films as well as blockbusters, anime, and documentaries. Numerous filmmakers and artists from Japan will visit the festival to present their works in person.

The accompanying cultural program is just as diverse as the film program: workshops, lectures, panel discussions, performances, exhibitions, and a Japanese market with delicious food...

Festival centers are at Künstlerhaus Mousonturm and at Theater Willy Praml in der Naxoshalle. Further locations include the Mal Seh’n Kino, the cinema of the German Film Museum, the theater Die Käs, and the ausstellungsraum Eulengasse.

The website of the 15th Nippon Connection Festival is available in our archive.

16th Nippon Connection Film Festival

The 16th Japanese Film Festival Nippon Connection will take place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, from May 24 to 29, 2016. Throughout six festival days the biggest festival for Japanese film worldwide will once again present more than 100 short and long feature films, including many German, European, and world premieres. The program consists of independent films as well as blockbusters, anime, and documentaries. Numerous filmmakers and artists from Japan will visit the festival to present their works in person.

The accompanying cultural program is just as diverse as the film program: workshops, lectures, panel discussions, performances, exhibitions, and a Japanese market with delicious food...

Festival centers are at Künstlerhaus Mousonturm and at Theater Willy Praml in der Naxoshalle. Further locations include the Mal Seh’n Kino, the cinema of the German Film Museum, the theater Die Käs, and the ausstellungsraum Eulengasse.

The website of the 15th Nippon Connection Festival is available in our archive.

News

Ticket sale starts on Friday, April 29, 17:00! You will find all informations on our website then.

Some parts of our english site are still under construction. We thank you for your patience. 

Book a room for your stay in Frankfurt at one of our partner hotels!

Hotels

Watch a video about the winner of the Nippon Honor Award 2015 on our YouTube channel.

TADANOBU ASANO video