JAPANESE COMMUNITY RELATED NEWS
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Japan Society: THE FEMALE GAZE ～WOMEN FILMMAKERS FROM JAPAN CUTS AND BEYOND
■ November 11—20, 2022
■ Japan Society (333 East 47th Street, New York, NY 10017)
A survey of the growing prominence and visibility of women in film, the latest ACA Cinema Project series The Female Gaze: Women Filmmakers from JAPAN CUTS and Beyond focuses on the essential roles that female artists play from behind the camera in Japanese cinema—ranging from directing and screenwriting to production and cinematography. Presenting an exciting array of screenings and premieres—that include new mainstream and independent works from JAPAN CUTS alumni and rising talents alongside a classics selection—The Female Gaze offers a much-needed deep dive into the remarkable and overlooked contributions of women in contemporary Japanese cinema.