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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.

The award winners of the 19th Nippon Connection Festival:

Award Winners

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.

19th Nippon Connection Film Festival

The 19th Japanese Film Festival Nippon Connection will take place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, from May 28 to June 2, 2019!

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 Naxos Atelier, Hessisches Literaturforum and International Theatre.

You can find the website of the 18th Nippon Connection Festival in the archive.

News

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.

The award winners of the 19th Nippon Connection Festival:

Award Winners