Come Join the Fun! – Volunteer call

We have had many great responses to our last volunteer call! Excited to work with everyone to make Camera Japan Festival 2017 a great success! We are still looking for some help, would you like to join the fun? Love Japanese culture, film, festivals, food? Join our team as a volunteer! Photographers Flyering Runners & […]

Vacancy: Hospitality Manager

The twelfth edition of the CAMERA JAPAN Festival will take place from 21 to 24 September in Rotterdam and from 29 September to 1 October in Amsterdam. To strengthen our team and to help us create another great festival experience, we are looking for a Hospitality Manager. Please note that all positions in the CAMERA […]

Call for Volunteers CAMERA JAPAN 2017

Do you like film, have a thing for festivals, or Japanese culture? Are you looking to gain work experience or extend your network? Or just for an extraordinary weekend at one of the most beautiful spots in Rotterdam? Then join our team as a volunteer for CAMERA JAPAN from 21-24 September at LantarenVenster in Rotterdam! […]

2016 CAMERA JAPAN Audience Award

The 2016 CAMERA JAPAN Audience Award goes to ….. Flying Colors ビリギャル from director DOI Nobuhiro 土井裕泰 After the final count of votes from Amsterdam, the top five audience favorites were: 1. Flying Colors 2. Fukushima Mon Amour 3. Rudolf the Black Cat 4. HK2: Abnormal Crisis 5. The Mohican Comes Home  

2016 CAMERA JAPAN Timeline / Blokkenschema

Two and a half days to go… and here it is, only one click away. The blokkenschema! That essential tool for navigating the 2016 CAMERA JAPAN Festival. BLOKKENSCHEMA The calico cat by Studio MAKY is a bonus. Picture yourself lounging on it at LantarenVenster with pen in one hand and the timeline in the other. […]

Lowlife Love Screening on September 9

Come get your pre-festival fix of Japanese film and soak up some of the Japanese vibes at Shofukan in Rotterdam this Friday evening. We have a black comedy lined up for you. Lowlife Love, 2015, is a satirical depiction of the bottom layer of the Japanese film industry “populated by rebels, failures, wannabes and gangsters.” […]

Anime Day Screening on June 26

In cooperation with The Japan Foundation and the Embassy of Japan in the Netherlands, CAMERA JAPAN presents a full day of anime by Studio 4ºC at the Japanese cultural centre Shofukan in Rotterdam on Sunday 26 June. In cooperation with The Japan Foundation and the Embassy of Japan in the Netherlands, CAMERA JAPAN presents a […]

Makeup Room Screening on June 10

On Friday 10 June, Makeup Room (2015) will screen at Shofukan in Rotterdam at 8 pm. A unique comedy by MORIKAWA Kei, the film features a finely nuanced performance by MORITA Aki as the makeup artist as well as some hilarious dialog. Director MORIKAWA, who worked in adult video for many years, taunts his own […]

Our Family Screening on April 1

We are not kidding! CAMERA JAPAN is launching the 2016 season of Japanese film on April 1 with a screening of Our Family by director Ishii Yuya in the familiar surroundings of the Shofukan Japanese Cultural Center at Charloisse Kerksingel. The film revolves around a mother who is diagnosed with cancer and is told she […]