Category Archive: Film

Jan 14

PNW JETAA Outing: Ramen + Tampopo at SIFF

Join us for a showing of Tampopo at SIFF Cinema Uptown on Friday! An unbelievably charming ramen western (yep, that’s what it is), “Tampopo” is being shown in a beautiful 4k restoration on the big screen! To sweeten the deal, Samurai Noodle Truck will be serving ramen from 5pm in front of Uptown Cinema (show …

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Mar 04

113 Project: Reclaiming Tohoku – March 11th

Please join us on Friday, March 11th, for a special 5th year commemorative event of the Great East Japan Earthquake as PNWJETAA is collaborating with the JCCCW to host a special screening of some of the short films from the upcoming release of the 113 Project. PNWJETAA member and 113 Project Associate Producer Daniel Martin …

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May 05

SIFF 2013

Every year, the Seattle International Film Festival brings movies from around the world to theaters. We’re happy to highlight the ones from Japan below. Capturing Dad What started out as an adventure of two young girls to reconnect with their long lost dad becomes a journey of self-discovery, reconciliation, growth, and love. The Great Passage …

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Mar 28

Film – Sushi: The Global Catch

Sushi: The Global Catch Mark Hall  / 2011, Australia, Japan, Poland, USA / Color / Blu-ray / 75min March 29-April 4 Fri, Mon–Wed: 7pm Sat & Sun: 530 pm & 7pm Thur: 9pm At The Grand Illusion Cinema In this meticulously researched documentary, filmmaker Mark Hall traces the origins of sushi in Japan to its …

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