|The word is out.
We reveal to you the JFF's 2014 national program in this edition and it's definitely something to get excited about! There is something for everyone and a chance to win tickets to all touring cities so be on the look out to score some freebies!
(Images left to right: A Tale of Samurai Cooking, Lady Maiko)
JFF 2014 opens with a visual feast for the eyes and a window into the world of geisha. Lady Maiko is a musical comedy directed by Masayuki Suo (Sumo Do, Sumo Don't; Shall We Dance?)
and has been described as Suo's version of My Fair Lady
. Read Variety
's review, or visit our website for more comedies
. (For those who loved Thermae Romae, Hiroshi Abe
is back in the hilarious sequel, Thermae Romae II).
A special treat for anime
aficionados. Don't miss Katsuhiro Otomo
), Short Peace,
(pictured right), an anthology of four shorts from Japan's most talented creators.
Families and kids will love the live-action adaptation of Kiki's Delivery Service.
Early Bird Tickets Available!
can be found in the Rurouni Kenshin trilogy
as already announced.
would absolutely adore A Tale of Samurai Cooking - A True Love Story
featuring traditional Japanese cuisines from age-old recipe books.
All this and plenty more!
Visit our website
for the full program.
Brisbane, Perth, Auckland, Sydney and Melbourne - more titles yet to be announced coming your way!)
New to 2014, we are introducing early bird tickets for the first 2 weeks when tickets go on sale. Make sure you pre-purchase your tickets so that 1/ you get the best seats in the house, 2/ ensure you don't miss out, and 3/ save $$!
Adelaide tickets are on sale now!
Early bird (valid from 10 - 23 Sept): Adult $16 | Concession $14 | JPF Member $13
From 24 Sept onwards, regular ticket prices resumes.
Canberra tickets go on sale Wednesday 17 September.
Early bird (valid from 17 - 30 Sept): Adult $16 | Concession $14 | JPF Member $13
From 1 Oct onwards, regular ticket prices resumes.
Adult $18 | Concession $15 | JPF Member $13
All available via the JFF website, touring to a local city near you.
Win tickets to Adelaide JFF!
We have 3 double passes to give away. To enter, email email@example.com with the subject 'Adelaide #JFF2014AU' and tell us which film you want to watch most. Don't forget to include your mailing address. Entries close 19 Sept 5pm.
Introducing JFF Mini!
JFF Mini is a satellite event reaching out to smaller cities around Australia. This year it will tour around Broome, Wellington, Christchurch, Cairns, Townsville, Darwin and Hobart.
Win tickets to Canberra JFF!
We have 3 double passes to give away. To enter, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject 'Canberra #JFF2014AU' and tell us which film are you most excited about. Don't forget to include your mailing address. Entries close 26 Sept 5pm.