This winter, five of Toronto's leading cultural institutions come together for Spotlight Japan, a city-wide festival celebrating classic and contemporary Japanese culture. From January 19 to April 17, 2013 venues across Toronto will host a multidisciplinary array of Japanese-focused programs, giving audiences the opportunity to fully experience some of the most exciting work ever seen on the international stage.
Programmes at TIFF:
Tokyo Drifters: 100 Years of Nikkatsu January 19 - April 6
Japanese Divas: Great Actresses of Classic Japanese Cinema January 24 - March 31
The Catch: Masterworks of Eighties Japanese Cinema March 5 - April 6
Tatsumi Opening January 25
From Up on Poppy Hill Opening March 22
See all Spotlight Japan programmes from: - Canadian Stage - Soundstreams - The Japan Foundation - Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre