2012 Cool Japan
Please bear with us as we update the site from 2012 to 2013. The full program of 2013 films, seminars, parties and events will be available from February 2013.
Cool Japan is a screen culture program designed to explore and experience Japan's pop culture industries such as Anime, Movies, Fashion, Music, Art and Design. The 2012 Cool Japan program includes new release feature film screenings, hosted workshops, expert master classes and much, much more.
This year, we also proud to announce that our program includes the worldwide phenomenon that is Bleach - one of the most globally popular Japanese mangas (graphic novels) in history, spanning television shows and films (anime), games and merchandise loved all around the world. Over 350 episodes of the show have run since 2004, and over 450 chapters of the manga have been released, selling 75 million copies in Japan alone.
For full details of the Bleach master class and screenings, click here...
Supported by cultural partnerships with the Multicultural Communities Council Gold Coast and the Japanese Society of the Gold Coast, our complete Cool Japan program for 2012 is just around the corner, so keep an eye on this page!