The Japanese Film Festival (JFF) in Australia makes a grand return to the cinema for its 25th year with a national tour in Canberra, Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney.

Screening at the new venue of Palace Cinemas in each city, the 2021 Festival program will feature an expertly curated selection of films, from the hottest newly-released feature titles alongside action, anime, drama, documentaries and much more.

In addition to the main program, a free online program of five films will be available to enjoy from the comfort of home throughout November.

2021 Japanese Film Festival screening dates: 

CANBERRA: 28th October – 2nd November
Palace Electric Cinema & National Film and Sound Archives 

PERTH: 4th – 7th November
Palace Raine Square 

BRISBANE: 11th – 21st November  
Palace Barracks & Palace James Street

MELBOURNE: 18th November – 5th December
The Kino Cinema & Australian Center for Moving Images

SYDNEY: 25th November – 5th December
Palace Cinemas Norton Street, Chauvel, Central, Verona

ONLINE: 15th – 21st November                             

The full program is due to be announced on the 16th of September. To stay up-to-date with JFF, go to their Official Website, or follow the festival on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.