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WELCOME TO THE JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL NIPPON CONNECTION!

News

Find out about this year's first film and culture highlights!

First program highlights

Our hotel partners offer special rates for your stay during the festival!

Hotels

Lots of articles, reviews and reports on the 16th Nippon Connection Festival:

Press review 2016

The award winners of the 16th Nippon Connection Festival:

Award Winners

Lots of impressions from each festival day and (almost) all events:

Festival Photos

17th Nippon Connection Film Festival ...

The 17th Japanese Film Festival Nippon Connection will take place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, from May 23 to 28, 2017. 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.

 

You can find the website of the 16th Nippon Connection Festival in the archive.

17th Nippon Connection Film Festival

The 17th Japanese Film Festival Nippon Connection will take place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, from May 23 to 28, 2017. 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.

 

You can find the website of the 16th Nippon Connection Festival in the archive.

News

Find out about this year's first film and culture highlights!

First program highlights

Our hotel partners offer special rates for your stay during the festival!

Hotels

Lots of articles, reviews and reports on the 16th Nippon Connection Festival:

Press review 2016

The award winners of the 16th Nippon Connection Festival:

Award Winners

Lots of impressions from each festival day and (almost) all events:

Festival Photos