The Aesthetica Short Film Festival takes place in York from November 06th – 09th and there are a number of Japanese shorts that are in the programme. The Japan Foundation are supporting the event and have this information about it on their site:
This year’s Aesthetica Short Film Festival (ASFF), taking place in York, will feature a selection of Japanese films courtesy of Short Short Film Festival & Asia, spanning genres in experimental film, animation and drama. Titles include Koyuki’s Wandering Football by Satsuki Okawa and animation Hashi no mukou by Shigeyoshi Tsukahara amongst others. In addition to the programme, there will also be a panel discussion alongside the initial screening on 7 November including Aki Isoyama, Programmer of Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia and filmmakers from Japan.
Date: 6 November 2014 – 9 November 2014
Venue: Various venues in York