16 th Japanese Film Festival
Jan25

16 th Japanese Film Festival

The Embassy of Japan in collaboration with the Japan Foundation and “Forum Cinemas Vingis“ is proud to announce its 16th annual Japanese Film Festival. The festival will take place on February 3 – 8 at “Forum Cinemas Vingis“ in Vilnius. This is the perfect opportunity for cinema enthusiasts to experience a breath of fresh air that the modern Japanese film industry has to offer. This time the festival will bring movies of...

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At the end of April Vilnius will seek a Tai Chi record
Apr16

At the end of April Vilnius will seek a Tai Chi record

At the end of April Vilnius will seek a Tai Chi record

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Yusho calligraphy exhibition in Vilnius and Kaunas
Apr06

Yusho calligraphy exhibition in Vilnius and Kaunas

The exhibition „Yusho calligraphy“ will be held on 12th April – 2nd May in 3 different venues: Lithuanian National Commission for UNESCO, Mykolas Romeris University and Asian Studies Center at Vytautas Magnus University.

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The exhibition of student works from Okinawa in Birštonas
Mar24

The exhibition of student works from Okinawa in Birštonas

The exhibition of student works from Okinawa prefecture will be opened in Birštonas gymnasium on the 1st of April, at 13 o’clock.

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15th Japanese Film Festival, January 22 – 27
Jan16

15th Japanese Film Festival, January 22 – 27

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Japan and Lithuania. To celebrate this occasion, the Embassy of Japan in Lithuania is going to organize a wide range of events in the country. One of the first events is going to be the 15th Japanese Film Festival which will start on January 22nd at „Forum Cinemas Vingis“ in Vilnius. The festival is organized by the Embassy of Japan, together with Japan...

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Sugihara Lists to aim for in UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register
Nov04

Sugihara Lists to aim for in UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register

Yaotsu town, located in Kamo county, Gifu prefecture,central Japan, is the birthplace of Chiune Sugihara. He was born in small cozy town in 1900 and spent his childhood surrounded by nature. On 31th October, governor of Gifu prefecture, Hajime Furuta and Mayer of Yaotsu town, Shingo Akatsuka visited to Kaunas, Lithuania. Yaotsu is seeking for adding Sugihara’s records to UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register. At Sugihara House...

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