Japanese Film Festival from October 13 to October 17, 2016


On October 13, 2016, at 18:30 o’clock, in “Moscow” cinema took place the opening of the Japanese Film Festival, which was organized by the Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Armenia and “Hikari” Armenian-Japanese Scientific, Educational and Cultural NGO. During the opening there delivered a speech the ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary  of Japan in the Republic of Armenia Mr. Eiji Taguchi and the president of “Hikari” NGO Mrs. Karine Piliposyan. There was also a small interesting performance presented by the little members of “Hikari” NGO.

The organization of the festival was financed by Japan Foundation, Japan Tobacco Inc. (JT) , Moscow Cinemathe Municipality of Vanadzor and the Municipality of Echmiadzin.

The festival of the year 2016 is conducted from October 13 to October 17 in Yerevan, Vanadzor and Echmiadzin towns.

YEREVAN “Moscow Cinema”

October 13

18:50-20:53  “I Just Wanna Hug You”

October 14

18:00-19:18  “Dancing Karate Kid”

October 15

13:00-14:22 “Wonderful World End”

14:35-16:46 “Key to Life”

October 16

13:00-14:30 “Enoshima Prism”

14:45-16:46 “Love for Beginners”


Palace of Culture after Charles Aznavour

October 15

13:00-14:18 “Dancing Karate Kid”

14:30-16:00 Waterboys


/Town Hall/

October 17

17:00-19:00 “Homeland”

Author: H Muradyan

translated from Armenian into English by M.Vardanyan