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Nippon Connection

Film festivals

Nippon Connection is a festival for Japanese film which takes place in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, every year in spring or early summer. The festival is organized and staffed on a voluntary basis by the nonprofit organization “Nippon Connection e.V.”, working cooperatively with the Institute of Japanese Studies and the Institute of Film Studies at the University of Frankfurt. Nippon connection has become the biggest platform for contemporary Japanese film worldwide, with about 10,000 participants each year.