Japanese Film Screening


Free Monthly Japanese Film Screening

Japanese films shown at Massey University are usually screened on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30pm. Films shown at the University of Auckland are usually screened on the last Thursday of the month from 7:00pm. The main feature is preceded by a 15 minute documentary on life and culture in Japan which starts at 6:15pm (Massey), 6:45pm (Auckland).


  • All films have English subtitles.
  • Admission is free and booking is not necessary.
  • The dates and titles may change due to unforeseen circumstances.


Film information

October film was the last film of the year for Monthly Japanese Film Screening.
We will be commencing the 2021 schedule in February next year and the details of Feburary screening will be ready in January 2021. 

Japanese Film Festival

Proudly presented by the Consulate-General of Japan in Auckland and the Japan Foundation, the Japan Film Festival 2020 has been held in Auckland from Friday 27 November to Sunday 29 November 2020 at Academy Cinemas. Please click here for more details.