The opening ceremony is a giant “Welcome!” party thrown by the host country. How did Japan welcome the world this year?
The eerie aerial piece was created by the artist collective 目 (“Mé”) and features an anonymous face chosen from over 1,000 submissions.
The Works and Days is a quiet epic, using its length to capture the rhythms of rural life and its desecration by urbanization better than any conventional movie could.
MINAMATA Mandala, the latest documentary by veteran filmmaker Kazuo Hara, captures the resilience of people left behind by their government.
Japan Society’s online retrospective Cinema of Struggle features eight movies from director Kazuo Hara and producer Sachiko Kobayashi.
Let’s-a go! The new museum will be built on the site of the company’s historic Uji Ogura Plant in Kyoto, Japan.
Now playing at MoMA’s Doc Fortnight, the exciting documentary chronicles the Japanese women’s volleyball team’s path to victory at the 1964 Summer Olympics.
Prepare for this week’s release of Godzilla vs. Kong by streaming these monster movies.
In To the Ends of the Earth, Kiyoshi Kurosawa uses the techniques of horror movies to depict the alienation of being a tourist.
The documentary Queer Japan talks to LGBTQ+ people all over the country.
For Veterans Day, here are some movies that don’t fit mainstream narratives about military service.
Out, proud, and unabashedly homoerotic, the gay artist’s iconic imagery has become an international symbol of freedom.