Japanese Film Festival 2022

It is the time of the year for Japanese films!

The highly anticipated Japanese Film Festival returns from 8 September to 9 October 2022 at participating GSC cinemas, bringing the best of Japanese cinema for all to enjoy on the big screen. The 18th edition of the annual celebration brings over 12 titles ranging from a variety of genres – drama, documentary, romance, youth and animation, highlighting various aspects of the Japanese culture through the cinema while satisfying the cinematic cravings and capturing the minds and hearts for film fans and newcomers alike.

All films are presented wil be in Japanese with English subtitles.

Visit the official festival website by clicking the link below for complete listing of film synopses, showtimes and general information on JFF!
  KLANG VALLEY (8 - 14 September 2022)  
GSC Mid Valley, GSC 1 Utama, GSC NU Sentral
  PENANG (15 - 18 September 2022)  
GSC Gurney Plaza
  JOHOR BAHRU (22 - 25 September 2022)  
GSC Paradigm Mall JB
  KUCHING (6 - 9 October 2022)  
GSC CityONE Megamall, GSC The Spring
  KOTA KINABALU (6 - 9 October 2022)  
GSC Suria Sabah

Tickets for JFF 2021 will be sold at RM 9.50 except for "Just Remembering" which will be sold at prevailing ticket pricing. Tickets can be purchased two days before the first day of screening at each region via GSC Ticketing Kiosk, GSC e-payment at or GSC Mobile Apps.

  JFF 2022 FILM LIST  
  1. And So The Baton Is Passed
  3. BLUE
  5. Cinematic Liars of Asahi-za
  6. I Go Gaga: Welcome Home Mom
  9. INU-OH
  10. Just Remembering
  11. The Fish Tale
  12. Your Eyes Tell

Stamp Rally - Enjoy the Festival and Collect Rewards along the way!

Watch any of the festival movies to earn stamps that you can use to redeem exclusive goodies! Get a minimum of three stamps (3 films) to score your  first mini gift, but don’t stop there as better prizes awaits as you collect more stamps.

Terms & Conditions apply. The Programme Book with Stamp Sheet can be collected at the JFF desk when you watch your first title.
Kinokuniya Lucky Draw - win Books Kinokuniya Malaysia vouchers worth RM 50 and RM 100!

Special for this year, you stand a chance to score yourself Books Kinokuniya Malaysia vouchers worth RM 50 and RM 100 when you watch movies at JFF.

All you have to do is collect a minimum of 8 stamps to be eligible in the Lucky Draw.

Terms & Conditions apply. Only ONE (1) application per person. Visit the JFF desk at participating GSC cinemas for more info.
Weekday Late Show Special - Get some extra goodies when you watch these shows at JFF!

GSC 1 Utama - 12 Sep (Monday), 10:00 PM
d. YOSHINO Kohei 吉野 耕平 / 2022 / 129 min / P13

GSC Mid Valley - 13 Sep (Tue), 10:00 PM
IN THE WAKE (護られなかった者たちへ)
d. ZEZE Takahisa 瀬々敬久 / 2021 / 135 min / 18

Just ask our staff in charge at the JFF desk when you watch the two titles above!

For inquiries, write to us at info[at] or call 03-2284 6228.
Page last updated: 5 September 2022

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