This annual film festival, now in its 26th, year celebrates independant Asian cinema. The 13-film selection includes works from Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Bhutan. It’s a rare opportunity to enjoy two weeks of Asian cinema that will have you in both laughter and tears. The festival runs from 7/6 (Fri.) ~ 7/15 (Sun.) at the French-Japanese Institute of Kyushu, Daimyo and the Meiji Yasuda Seimei Hall, Nakasu. Advance tickets ¥1,400 / Door Adult: ¥1,800 / Univ.: ¥1,500 / HS & MS, over 60: ¥1,000. Full event details here.
***WIN*** Fukuoka Now has ONE PAIR of FREE TICKETS to the Fukuoka Asian Film Festival ! To enter the draw, all you have to do is apply through this form: http://bit.ly/JhlS3W before Wednesday, July 4 at 12:00. Winner will be notified by email and must pick up the tickets at the Fukuoka Now office in Tenjin before Thursday, July 5 at 17:00.
For more information on the Asian Film Festival, visit the official website: http://www2.gol.com/users/faff/faff.html.