New York Japan Cinefest is a one day event on Janue 8, 2012. Co-presented by Asia Society and Mar Creation, Inc., the program will highlight some of the most exciting new voices in cinema that include seven award-winning shorts, including live action and animation, and offer rich insight into the imagination and creative impulse of seven U.S.-based filmmakers.
Films include Radius Squared Times Heart by Dir. Yasu Suzuki, Uguisu by Dir. Kosuke Furukawa, Frog in the Well by Dir. Ken Ochiai, Into The New World by Dir. Haruhito Naka, Corazon en Fuego / Heart on Fire by Dir. Yoriko Murakami, The 8th Samurai by Dir. Justin Ambrosino, and Together: Dancing with Spinner Dolphins by Dir. Chisa Hidaka.
For more information and to purchase tickets visit their website: NYJC