How To Purchase Tickets Online:

1) Click on “Add to Cart” on the movie you would like to watch.
2) Proceed the purchase of the ticket (We use PayPal System for pocessing).
3) Once you purchase, you will be receiving the receipt via e-mail.
4) Print the receipt e-mail out and bring it to the theater with you. The reciept will become your ticket to see the movie.

<Online Purchasing> 

Advance ticket: $10      (At the window: $12)

April 14 (Sat) New Beverly Cinema (Hollywood)  

7165 Beverly Blvd. Los Angeles, California 90036

Time Title Paypal
1:00 pm – 2:40 pm Cronicles From the Heart Land: Fukushima 2011
3:00pm – 4:30 pm Death of a Japanese Salesman
5:00 pm – 6:40 pm ViVA! Kappe
7:00 pm – 8:40 pm Subprime Children
9:00 pm – 10:40 pm SAKI THE KILLER


April 15 (Sun) New Beverly Cinema (Hollywood)                    

7165 Beverly Blvd. Los Angeles, California 90036

Time Title Paypal
1:00 pm – 3:10 pm Life Back Then
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Submission Film(Feature Film)
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Submission Film(Short Film)


April 21 (Sat) Starplex Cinema 5 (Irvine)

4626 Barranca Parkway  Irvine, CA 92604

Time Title Paypal
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Death of a Japanese Salesman
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm My Wife
5:30 pm – 7:40 pm Life Back Then


April 22 (Sun) Irvine YAMAHA Music Center(Irvine)                  

4620  Barranca Parkway  Irvine, CA 92604

Time Title Paypal
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Manhole Children
2:15 pm – 4:00 pm A Great Blessing
4:15 pm – 5:45 pm Chronicles From the Heartland: Fukushima2011
6:00 pm – 7:35 pm ViVA! Kappe

Advance ticket for Adult: $10      At the window for Adult: $12

Advance movie coupons can be purchased at Kinokuniya Book Stores and Asahiya Book Stores.

<Kinokuniya Book Stores>

Los Angeles Store  123 Astronaut Ellison S. Onizuka Street, Suite 205,Los Angeles, CA 90012,

Costa Mesa Store  3030 Habor Blvd.,Suite G3 Costa Mesa, CA 92626

<Asahiya Book Stores>

Torrance Store 3832 Sepulveda Blvd.Torrance, CA 90505

Gardena Store 1620 W. Redondo Beach Blvd.Gardena, CA90247

Sawtelle 2130 Sawtelle Blvd. Suite 207A Los Angeles, CA 90025


<Movie Coupon sold in advance>

For those who bought the ticket from above links through PayPal system, do not need to make reservation for the ticket.
The seating are first come first serve basis. Please bring the PayPal receipts you receive after making a purchase to the theater.

<Regarding Advance Movie Coupon>

Other than tickets sold online using PayPal system (if you purchased from above links you do not need to make a reservation via e-mail again), At JFFLA, there is Advance Movie coupon which you can purchase at Japanese book stores. Please note that this movie coupon is not the movie ticket and in order to watch the movie, you do need to exchange this coupon to the Original Movie Ticket at the ticket window. You may also make a reservation by sending in an e-mail with the information of your coupon number, name, and the movie you want to watch.

One coupon allows you to watch one movie.Each movie is an unreserved seating therefore, once the seats are all occupied, you will not be allowed to enter unless you make reservation in advance with this Advance Movie coupons.Therefore, if you have the Advanced Movie Coupon and know which movie you want to watch, we highly recommend you make reservation of the ticket.

Reservation of the ticket using Advance Movie Coupon is: