This year, the Institut Français du Nigeria has decided to invite the Japanese Embassy to participate in its “Fête du Cinéma d’Animation” and is now called the “French-Japanese Animated Film Festival”.

The French-Japanese Animated Film Festival (please use #FJAFF on social media) will be held on Thursday 29th, Friday 30th and Saturday 31st of October 2015 as well as Thursday 5th, Friday 6th and Saturday 7th of November 2015. There will be an adult feature film every of those nights at 7pm and 3 children movies on each Saturdays (1:30pm, 3:30pm and 5:30pm).

The venue is at the Institut Français du Nigeria, 52 Libreville Street, off Aminu Kano Crescent, beside Mr Biggs, Wuse 2, Abuja.

All the events are free and open to all !

NB: if you are coming with your family, please always check if the movie you would like to see is suitable for children.

PROGRAMME

Thursday 29 October 2015, 6:30pm, OPENING EVENT, Jungle Emperor Leo

Friday 30 October 2015, 7pm, JAPANESE ANIMATED FILMS, Mind Game

Saturday 31 October 2015

ANIMATED FILMS FOR CHILDREN

1:30pm, La prophétie des grenouilles

3:30pm, Gus petit oiseau grand voyage

5:30pm, Short movie Cul de bouteille + selection of 5 short movies by Michel Ocelot

7pm, GENIUS PARTY ANTHOLOGY, Genius Party

Thursday 5 November 2015, 7pm, JAPANESE ANIMATED FILMS, Afterschool Midnighters

Friday 6 November 2015, 7pm, FRENCH ANIMATED FILMS, Une petite histoire de l’image animée + Madagascar Carnet de Voyage + Les Triplettes de Belleville

Saturday 7 November 2015

ANIMATED FILMS FOR CHILDREN

1:30pm, Princess Arete

3:30pm, Ma Maman est en Amérique et elle a rencontré Buffalo Bill

5:30pm, Découvrir l’ailleurs

7pm, GENIUS PARTY ANTHOLOGY, Genius Party Beyond

Screening of animated films for children and adults, from France and Japan, feature films and short films, opening event, discussions… and more!