japan film festival of sf

Japan Film Festival of San Francisco 2018 film lineup revealed!
Tickets are now available to purchase including Festival Passport $170 that allows full priority access to all films at the Japan Film Festival of San Francisco and comes with VIP gift bag filled with goodies provided by our partners. Quantity is limited so don’t miss it!

JAPAN FILM FESTIVAL OF SAN FRANCISCO 2018 will be held at the NEW PEOPLE Cinema in September 28-October 7, 2018. Premiere screenings of the latest Japanese live-action and animation films, special appearances and Q&A sessions with filmmakers are planned. Visit JFFSF.ORG for more information!

【Featured Programs】

★ namie amuro Final Tour 2018 – Finally (Final Performance)*
(North American Premiere)
September 29, 7:00PM
2018| 163 min | Japanese language only
*NOTE: This is a screening of a live concert, not a live performance.


★ Entertainment Nippon 2018 PERFUME
Oct.6 Sat @ 4:15 PM 【North American Premiere】
2018 | 49 min | English Subtitles | Presented by NHK WORLD-Japan


★ THM: Illustration of an Icon
Oct.7 Sun @ 1:45 PM 【North American Premiere】
2018 | 35 min | English Subtitles | Directed by Brad Kremer & Christopher Frey
Presented by Cross Media International


★ DigiCon6 ASIA Awards: The Wonders of Animation Shorts
Oct.5 Fri @ 7:15 PM 【North American Premiere】
83 min | English Subtitles


About the Japan Film Festival of San Francisco
Hosted by SUPERFROG Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, Japan Film Festival of San Francisco is the first and only fully dedicated annual Japanese film event of the S.F. Bay Area. This festival will take place at NEW PEOPLE Cinema.

Presented by NEW PEOPLE