Japanese Film Series

By President

Japanese Currents: The Samurai Tradition

This year, the nwFilmCenter departs from the usual contemporary focus of their annual Japanese Currents series to explore in depth the evolution of a particular Japanese film genre: the samurai film.

The following films will be shown between November 17 and December 12:

Seven Samurai
The Hidden Fortress
The New Tale of Zatoichi
Sword of Doom
Shogun Assassin
The Hidden Blade
Sword of Desperation

For more information and showtimes, please visit the nwFilmCenter.

Filed in: Past Events • Monday, November 15th, 2010

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The Portland Chapter of JETAA (The JET Program Alumni Association) was created to serve the bonds of friendship developed by the program participants. JETAA’s purpose is to achieve, through its activities, a broader and deeper understanding between Japan and the other countries participating in the program.