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Monday, May 20 – Sunday, May 26
 

Monday

NAUSICAA OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND [Dubbed] - featured image
NAUSICAA OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND [Dubbed]: Celebrating its 35th anniversary, Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, written and directed by Academy Award®-winner Hayao Miyazaki, is an epic masterpiece of sweeping scope and grandeur that remains one of the most breathtaking and exhilarating animated films of all time. Featuring the voices of Alison Lohman, Uma Thurman, Patrick Stewart, Edward James Olmos and Shia LaBeouf. Select Movie Theaters | Around Los Angeles | Price varies | Get tickets
 

Tuesday

NAUSICAA OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND [Subtitled]: Select Movie Theaters | Around Los Angeles | Price varies | Get tickets
 

Thursday

An Art of Imperfection: The Beauty of Japanese Ceramics - featured image
An Art of Imperfection: The Beauty of Japanese Ceramics: Four distinguished speakers discuss the unique and alluring aspects of Japanese ceramics: collector Gordon Brodfueher, ceramic artist Yukiya Izumita, gallerist Shoko Aono, and curator Hollis Goodall. Japan House Los Angeles | Hollywood | Free | Get tickets
 

Saturday

Anaheim Japan Fair - featured image
Anaheim Japan Fair: The city of Anaheim is gathering people in surrounding areas to experience the food, art, and culture of Japan. Center Street Promenade | Anaheim | Free
 
Ceramic Artist Yukiya Izumita Master Class - featured image
Ceramic Artist Yukiya Izumita Master Class: Award-winning ceramicist Yukiya Izumita creates complex, layered works with warm, earthy textures out of his studio in northeastern Japan. In this master class, participants will get an intimate look into his production process, from mixing his clay, to the construction and final touches of the vessel. Japan House Los Angeles | Hollywood | Free | Get tickets
 
Six-Film GODZILLA Marathon - featured image
Six-Film GODZILLA Marathon: Before GODZILLA: KING OF MONSTERS comes to theaters see six Godzilla films at the Egyptian Theatre’s GODZILLA-THON! All films English dubbed unless noted. Screening format: 35mm for all except GODZILLA: THE JAPANESE ORIGINAL (on DCP). Egyptian Theatre | Hollywood | $25 | Get tickets
 

Sunday

Hyde - featured image
Hyde: HYDE, vocalist of L’Arc~en~Ciel, comes to Los Angeles for a solo show! 1720 | Downtown | $35.40 | Get tickets
 

ONGOING EVENTS

Manga Hokusai Manga: The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles | Miracle Mile | Free
 
Keshiki: The Landscape Within: Japan House Los Angeles | Hollywood | Free
 
Tsuruya Kōkei: Modern Kabuki Prints: USC Pacific Asia Museum | Pasadena | $10
 
Kaiju vs Heroes: Mark Nagata’s Journey through the World of Japanese Toys: Japanese American National Museum | Little Tokyo | $12
 
 
 

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