Using the theme The Future, the 8th annual EuroAsia Shorts will feature pairings of short films from Asian and European countries as well as the United States, comparing differences and similarities between the cultures. Each evening's screenings will be followed by discussion of the films and the topics with several panelists.
The JICC will hold a screening on June 12th at 6:30pm featuring short films from Japan and Italy.
The films screened at the JICC will be:
At 6:30 on June 14th the Embassy of Italy (3000 Whitehaven St., NW) will screen the following films:
On June 15th the Embassy of Italy will hold an open-air screening with cash bar for the Best of EuroAsia Shorts 2013. PLUG, THe NeW WORLD from Japan will be shown, among others.
Please note that this event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Please visit euroasiashorts.com, for the full schedule and to make reservations.
Organized by the Japan Information and Culture Center, Alliance Française de Washington, Chinatown Community Cultural Center Washington D.C., Confucius Institute at George Mason University, Cultural Office - Embassy of Spain, DC Shorts Film Festival, Goethe-Institut Washington, Italian Cultural Institute, Embassy of Italy, Korean Cultural Center - Embassy of the Republic of Korea, with the Embassy of Vietnam.