Events

March 2018

NEW: JAPANESE FILMFESTIVAL FROM MARCH 19 TO 22, 2018 IN PRISTINA

 

From March 19 to 22, 2018 the Embassy of Japan in cooperation with the National Theatre of Kosova and the Japan Foundation will organize the first Japanese Film Festival in Kosovo, bringing the best of new Japanese cinema to the audiences in Pristina. All films are shown in Japanese language with English subtitles at free admission.
For detailed information on the film screenings please see the flyer.

Program:
19 March 2018, 18:00 Opening, Swing Girls 20:30 5 Centimeters per Second
20 March 2018, 18:00 Three for the Road 20:15 Fireworks from the Heart
21 March 2018, 18:00 5 Centimeter per Second 19:30 Swing Girls
22 March 2018, 18:00 Fireworks from the Heart 20:15 Three for the Road
Venue: National Theatre of Kosova, Prishtine
Language: Japanese with English subtitles
Organizers: Japanese Embassy, National Theatre of Kosova, Japan Foundation

September 2015

Report: "WA-LEAGUE" CONCERT with TSUGARU-SHAMISEN and SHINOBUE

A wonderful concert of Japanese traditional instruments Shamisen and Shinobue took place on September 23nd at the National Theatre of Kosova in Pristina. The young and famous musicians Chie HANAWA (Shamisen – Japanese string instrument) and Kazuya SATOH (Shinobue – Japanese traditional flute), both also well known for their appearance on Japanese television, played a fascinating medley of traditional and modern melodies. In the second half of the concert they were accompanied by the talented piano player Tamami HIROTA. The audience spent an evening enjoying the charm of those traditional Japanese instruments.

March 2014

REMEMBER 3/11 - Lessons from Japan

The event, composed of film-screening and talk session, aims to commemorate the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan on 11 March 2011 and contribute to enhance awareness of the importance of disaster prevention among Kosovo citizens.

Date: 26 March 2014
Time: 17.00-19.00
Venue: National Library of Kosovo, Prishtine
Language: Albanian, Serbian, English
Program:
• Film Screening - "Tough it Out: after the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami 2011" (99 min)
• Interactive talk session by experts about disaster prevention
Organizers: United Nations Delevopment Programme, United Nations Volunteer
Co-Organizers: Kosovo Institute of Seismology, Kosovo Red Cross, Kosovo Security Forces

For more information please contact: biblioteka@biblioteka-ks.org