Description of Japan Filmfest Hamburg Twenty-five years of town twinning Hamburg-Osaka – The 15th JFFH in celebration of the anniversary year The voltage increases! From May 28, the Japan Film Festival Hamburg will present the colorful variety of current cinema productions from Japan for five days, including numerous international, European and German premieres. Directors, actors and producers from all over Japan present their films personally in the respective cinemas. Visitors of the Film festivals have the opportunity to talk directly to the filmmakers. We celebrate the 25th anniversary of the city partnership Hamburg-Osaka extensively and devote our special focus 2014 to this special city friendship. Our mitsaka series filled with theatrical treasures is visible evidence of this. We also show the best commercials from Osaka for Osaka. * Opening movie of the 15th JFFH – Ken & Mary: The Asian Truck Express * Great premiere evening on 28.05. in the Metropolis cinema with numerous guests * Almost 100 films in 5 days – including many international, German and European premieres * Screaming Mad George and many other guests of honor from Japan * The wondrous world of the Screaming Mad George – special exhibition in the HAW Hamburg * Filmmakers from all over Japan personally present their works * Ōsaka series as part of the 25th anniversary of the city partnership Hamburg-Osaka Whether sophisticated Arthaus films in the Noh series, bright-wild Genrestreifen in the Naginata series, colorful anime or the Lightness of the Rakugo series comedies, there is something for every taste. We invite you again in 2014 to discover the unique film nation Japan for yourself. With the Japan Filmfest App you have the opportunity to conveniently read the description of the films and see when and where the films are going.