Japanese Events in London

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Sep 12 – Sep 25 all-day
12:00 am
Japanese animation has embraced robotics, cybernetics and artificial intelligence as major themes. More interestingly, it uses these themes to explore complex moral and social questions: humanity’s responsibility for its actions, response to the other, greed,[...]
The Barbican
12:00 am
Tickets are now on sale for JAEFF 2019: Nation! This year’s festival will be held at the Barbican Centre, Close-Up Film Centre and MetFilm School from Friday 20 September through Sunday 22 September. JAEFF 2019: Nation will see five feature-length[...]
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
10:00 am
London’s very own festival of Japanese culture – Japan Matsuri – returns on Sunday, 29 September 2019 in Trafalgar Square in the centre of the city. A regular fixture now in the London calendar, this[...]
Trafalgar Square, London
Oct 2 – Oct 13 all-day
12:00 am
The 63rd BFI London Film Festival has announced its full programme, which includes several notable films from Japan, including Takeshi Miike’s upcoming FIRST LOVE, a romantic story set against a yakuza backdrop. BFI lists films[...]