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And Your Bird Can Sing
Killing
Okko`s Inn
Tourism
We Are Little Zombies
Asako I & II

News

Our crowdfunding campaign for the 20th Nippon Connection Film Festival has started! Please support us!

Save the date for the 20th Nippon Connection Film Festival: From June 9 to 14, 2020, Künstlerhaus Mousonturm and Theater Willy Praml in der Naxoshall will again become the centers of Japanese film culture.

20th Nippon Connection Film Festival

The 20th Japanese Film Festival Nippon Connection will take place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, from June 9 to June 14, 2020!

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...

Support the festival and enjoy exclusive benefits as a sponsoring member of the non-profit association Nippon Connection e.V.! Nippon Connection is organized on a voluntary basis and is only made possible by your donations and sponsorships.

You can find the website of the 19th Nippon Connection Festival in the archive.

Information on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

At this point, we assume that the 20th Nippon Connection Film Festival will take place as planned from 9 - 14 June 2020. Our team continues to plan and organize this year’s festival. Increased security measures are already being planned and will be implemented when the festival takes place in June. If, contrary to expectations, the festival is cancelled by order of the authorities, all those involved will be informed immediately.

19th Nippon Connection Film Festival

The 20th Japanese Film Festival Nippon Connection will take place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, from June 9 to June 14, 2020!

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...

Support the festival and enjoy exclusive benefits as a sponsoring member of the non-profit association Nippon Connection e.V.! Nippon Connection is organized on a voluntary basis and is only made possible by your donations and sponsorships.

You can find the website of the 19th Nippon Connection Festival in the archive.

Information on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

At this point, we assume that the 20th Nippon Connection Film Festival will take place as planned from 9 - 14 June 2020. Our team continues to plan and organize this year’s festival. Increased security measures are already being planned and will be implemented when the festival takes place in June. If, contrary to expectations, the festival is cancelled by order of the authorities, all those involved will be informed immediately.

News

Our crowdfunding campaign for the 20th Nippon Connection Film Festival has started! Please support us!

Save the date for the 20th Nippon Connection Film Festival: From June 9 to 14, 2020, Künstlerhaus Mousonturm and Theater Willy Praml in der Naxoshall will again become the centers of Japanese film culture.