Japanese Culture

Upcoming Event: Japan Fiesta 2023

Getting to know more about the majestic sights, culinary wonders, and delightful pop culture of the Land of the Rising Sun has never been so much fun with the much-awaited live, on-site return of Japan Fiesta, happening this February 18 and 19, 2023 at the Glorietta Activity Center and Palm Drive Activity Center.

Japanese Film Festival 2023 Opening Night 

The grand return of on-site screenings of award-winning and highly regarded films from Japan began this weekend at with the opening night of the Japanese Film Festival 2023. The festival kicked off with a spectacular ceremony at the Grand Atrium of Shangri-La Plaza which featured esteemed guests from the local film community, keynote speeches by esteemed dignitaries, as well as engaging displays of Japanese culture by the organizer, The Japan Foundation, Manila, followed by the with the screening of the featured film “Belle” at the Red Carpet Cinema. 

Japanese Film Festival 2023 Opens on January 20

The grand return of on-site screenings of award-winning and highly regarded films begins this weekend at the opening night of the Japanese Film Festival. Avid fans of Japanese cinema and culture will finally get to celebrate as The Japan Foundation, Manila brings 10 incredible must-see full-length films from January 20 to February 2022 at various venues in the Philippines.

Upcoming Event: Japanese Film Festival 2023

Avid fans of Japanese cinema and culture will finally get to celebrate the on-site screenings of award-winning and highly regarded films as The Japan Foundation, Manila brings back the Japanese Film Festival this 2023. It will get to feature 10 incredible must-see full-length films on January 20 to February 2022 at various venues in the Philippines.

Cosplay Matsuri 2022: The Cosplay Community’s Favorite Year-end Event

Three days of non-stop festivities marked the cosplay community’s “matsuwaited” year-end event as Cosplay Matsuri 2022 drew in and engaged cosplayers, congoers and the curious alike last December 28 to 30 live at Function Rooms 1-4 of SMX Convention Center Manila.  With lots of attractions, activities, booths, exhibitors, contests, performances and special guests, the event hosted the memorable finale for a year that saw the return of live cosplay events.

Upcoming Event: Cosplay Matsuri 2022

The cosplay community’s most matsuwaited year-end event is just days away as Cosplay Matsuri 2022 will be having three days of non-stop festivities from December 28 to 30 live at Function Rooms 1-4 of SMX Convention Center Manila.  With lots of attractions, activities, booths, exhibitors, contests, performances and special guests, this event will definitely be the perfect finale for a year marked by the return of live cosplay events.