The Japanese Film Festival Announces 2019 Dates

The Japanese Film Festival (JFF) returns for its 23rd year from the 16th of October to the 1st of December, with a massive national tour across Canberra, Brisbane, Perth, Sydney and Melbourne, plus a FREE program in Adelaide.

In 2018, more than 30,000 moviegoers attended JFF screenings nationally, enjoying a variety of cinematic delights, from the hottest newly-released feature titles alongside cult, anime, drama, documentaries, and much more.

The 2019 Festival program will feature a carefully curated selection of films in each city, special international guests, and school screenings, plus a free 35mm Classics film program in Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra – to be announced soon.

2019 Japanese Film Festival:

CANBERRA: 16 – 20 October at Dendy, Canberra Centre
Early bird tickets available from September 19

BRISBANE: 23 – 27 October at Event Cinemas Brisbane City Myer Centre
Early bird tickets available from September 26

PERTH: 30 October – 3 November at Event Cinemas Innaloo
Early bird tickets available from September 26

ADELAIDE: 8 – 10 November at GU Film House Adelaide
Bookings available 1 hour prior to screenings from JFF info desk at venue

SYDNEY: 14 – 24 November at Event Cinemas George Street
Early bird tickets available from September 26

MELBOURNE: 21 November – 1 December at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) Treasury Theatre & The Capitol
Early bird tickets available from October 10

Tickets will be available at or at venue box offices.

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