Nippon Connection 2021- The Daily Highlights (June 4th)

It's the weekend at last, and Nippon Connection is still going strong! In addition to our amazing and carefully selected film program, here are the cultural highlights for today. Events/Workshops: From The Life of a Translator (1 p.m.) A group of professional translators discuss their experiences and views of what and how expectation meets reality … Continue reading Nippon Connection 2021- The Daily Highlights (June 4th)

Nippon Connection and Female Filmmakers: A 2020 Look-Back

For as long as movies have existed, women have been every bit as central to the development and expansion of the medium as the many male figures that are typically regarded as the "original" (read, "only") masters of the art form. Despite this importance, gender disparity remains a massive problem in the industry to this … Continue reading Nippon Connection and Female Filmmakers: A 2020 Look-Back