[KineJapan] Japanese New Wave Film Series (Apr. 5-27, NYC)

Earl Jackson earljac at gmail.com
Sat Feb 16 17:07:03 EST 2019

Dear Alex,
Wow the program will be shown throughout April - fingers crossed that it
includes Yamagiwa!
Earl Jackson
Chair, Foreign Languages and Literatures
National Chiao Tung University
Associate Professor, Emeritus
University of California, Santa Cruz
Trans-Asia Screen Cultures Institute

On Sun, Feb 17, 2019 at 6:00 AM Zahlten, Alexander via KineJapan <
kinejapan at mailman.yale.edu> wrote:

> Thanks for sending this information, Kazu - what a terrific program!
> Yamagiwa especially is criminally under-appreciated in both his film and
> written work. He is still pretty genki, so anyone interested in showing the
> films might consider inviting him.
> And, for those in the Boston area, parts of the program are showing at the
> Harvard Film Archive throughout April- we are currently trying to put
> together a small symposium to accompany it as well and will keep everyone
> posted.
> Alex
> -------------------------------
> Alexander Zahlten
> Associate Professor
> Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
> Director of Graduate Studies – Regional Studies East Asia Program
> Harvard University
> On 2/15/19, 18:17, "KineJapan on behalf of Watanabe, Kazu via KineJapan" <
> kinejapan-bounces at mailman.yale.edu on behalf of kinejapan at mailman.yale.edu>
> wrote:
>     Hi everyone,
>     I am writing to let you know that Japan Society in New York has
> organized a film series curated by Go Hirasawa titled "The Other Japanese
> New Wave: Radical Films from 1958-61," scheduled for April 5-27.
>     Information can be found here: https://www.japansociety.org/film
>     Filmmakers included in the series are Kiju Yoshida, Koreyoshi
> Kurahara, Eizo Yamagiwa, Tsutomu Tamura, Eitaro Morikawa, Osamu Takahashi,
> Toshio Matsumoto, Shinkichi Noda, and Katsumi Hirano and Hiroo Ko (Nihon
> Daigaku).
>     The series includes 35mm and 16mm prints from the National Film
> Archive of Japan, 35mm prints from Japan Foundation, and recent 2K DCP
> transfers from Shochiku. We'll be creating new English subtitles for some
> of these.
>     If anyone is interested in hosting the series in part or in full at
> their local cinematheque or university after our run, please let me know
> and I can pass along rights holder and print info.
>     Best,
>     Kazu
>     _____
>     Kazu Watanabe
>     Deputy Director, Film
>     Japan Society | 333 E. 47th St. | New York, NY 10017
>     (p) 212-715-1265 (e) kwatanabe at japansociety.org
>     www.japansociety.org/film
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