The 15th Japanese Film Festival will be Held from February 3 to 24

The Embassy of Japan in Armenia invites to enjoy the contemporary Japanese cinema within the framework of the 15th Japanese Film Festival, which will be held from February 3 to February 24 (6 days in total).
This year Japanese films will be screened in Yerevan, Ejmiatsin, Ijevan and Gyumri. All the films will be shown in Japanese with Russian subtitles. The entry is free.  

*In line with COVID-19 prevention protocols, entry will require a mask and either a negative PCR test result (up to 72 hours prior to the event) or a vaccination certificate with a digital QR code or its paper version.
Organizer: Embassy of Japan in Armenia

Co-organizers: Japan Foundation; "HIKARI" Armenian-Japanese Scientific, Educational, and Cultural Center
Cooperating organizations: “Moscow” Cinema; Ejmiatsin Municipality; Multi-functional Community Centre of Ijevan; “Narek” Charitable Foundation.

Brochure of the Festival


Moscow Cinema, Blue Hall (18 Abovyan Str., Yerevan)

February 3, 2022
18:30 Opening Speech
18:45 Iwane: Sword of Serenity                                                                                       
February 4, 2022
18:30 Only the Cat Knows
February 5, 2022
14:00 Stop Motion Animation Films by Takeshi Yashiro (4 episodes)
18:30 Almost a Miracle

​City Hall Cinema (0 M. Mashtots Str., Ejmiatsin)
February 9, 2022
15:00 Iwane: Sword of Serenity

Multi-functional Community Centre (5 Ijevanyan Str., Ijevan)
February 19, 2022
15:00 Pop in Q

"Narek" Charitable Foundation (83 Ghorghanyan Str., Gyumri)
 February 24, 2022
15:00 A Tale of Samurai Cooking – A True Love Story