European Association for Japanese Studies

EAJS 2023 Film Programme

The Squid and the Pine

Over the course of several years the life of a Japanese fishing village unfolds slowly and undramatically despite deaths and accidents in the village and catastrophes in the world.

37 Stories about Leaving Home

In this award winning documentary, Shelly Silver presents an intimate portrait of a group of Japanese women ranging in age from 15 to 82, talking about their lives, families and society.