Nippon Connection

In the year 2000 seven students in Frankfurt, Germany formed "Nippon Connection" to show their love to japanese films and culture to a broader audience. This idea has lead to Europeas biggest japanese Filmfestival, with over 16.000 visitors, which took place for the 6th time this year. From the 19th - 23rd of april. Nippon Connection brought Japans most creative filmmakers to Frankfurts screens again. More than 150 films were screened from independent shorts to big budget blockbusters. The majority of films was shown in Europe for the first time.