JFDB is a Japanese Film Database managed in cooperation with the Japan Foundation and UNIJAPAN. It provides search for information on Japanese films according to title, film cast and staff, or film industry related companies. JFDB also offers information on Japanese films released in period from year 2002 to 2015 together with contact details on Japanese film industries, bilingually in Japanese and English.

Tag

Tag (2015)

Director: SONO Sion
Cast: TRIENDL Reina, SHINODA Mariko, MANO Erina

Horror film based on popular author Yamada Yusuke's novel by the same title with an original script penned by director Sono Sion. The film changes the setting to depict a game of tag with high school girls now as the objects of pursuit. Triendl Reina...

Release Date: Jul, 11th, 2015

Gekijoban yowamushi pedal

Gekijoban yowamushi pedal (2015)

Director: NAGANUMA Norihiro
Cast: YAMASHITA Daiki, TORIUMI Kosuke, FUKUSHIMA Jun

Feature film of the popular anime series "Yowamushi Pedal." The author of the comic, Watanabe Wataru, specially wrote the script for this movie. After Summer Inter High, Onoda Sakamichi (voice: Yamashita Daiki) and his teammates on the Sohoku High S...

Release Date: Aug, 28th, 2015

A Precious Treasure of Pumpkin Land

A Precious Treasure of Pumpkin Land (2015)

Director: ZAKO Akifumi
Cast: SHIMAMURA Yu, ASANO Masumi, YAMAMURA Hibiku

Inspired by Halloween in the popular animated TV series "Go! Princess Pretty Cure", this film is part of "Go! Princess Pretty Cure the Movie Go! Go!! Gorgeous Triple Feature!!!". Directed by Zako Akifumi of Toriko the Movie Secret Recipe of Gourmet G...

Release Date: Oct, 31st, 2015

Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages

Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages (2015)

Director: YUYAMA Kunihiko
Cast: MATSUMOTO Rika, OTANI Ikue

Eighteenth feature film for the animeted Pokémon TV series, based on the popular video games. Set in a desert town, legendary Pokémon engage in the fiercest battle ever in the history of Pokémon. Ash (voice: Matsumoto Rika) and friends meet a mythic...

Release Date: Jul, 18th, 2015

Haruko's
 Paranormal
 Laboratory

Haruko's
 Paranormal
 Laboratory (2015)

Director: TAKEBA Lisa
Cast: NAKAMURA Aoi, NOZAKI Moeka, KOHINATA Fumiyo

Wacky romance featuring characters unique to the extreme alongside elements of comedy and the occult. Lauded at the 44th Rotterdam International Film Festival and screened at numerous festivals. Director Takeba Risa is known for The Pinkie. TV man (...

Release Date: Dec, 5th, 2015

Antonym

Antonym (2014)

Director: KUSANO Natsuka
Cast: ISHIZAKA Yuri, SHIBUYA Asami, NAKAMURA Kuniaki

Feature film debut from director Kusano Natsuka, who won the Jury Award at the 14th Nippon Connection. Depicts two women who are polar opposites in both appearance and personality as they get lost in the space between reality and unreality. Aya (Ish...

Release Date: Sep, 26th, 2015

Yuwaku yujo Sora to Shido

Yuwaku yujo Sora to Shido (2015)

Director: TAKEHORA Tetsuya
Cast: KASUMI Kaho, RiKA, KODA Riri

First film in the new project OP PICTURES+ from Okura Pictures. Erotic portrayal of two women in the sex industry as they cultivate relationships with other people in their lives. A town in the countryside. Sora (Kasumi Kaho) and Shido (RiKA) are ju...

Release Date: Aug, 30th, 2015

Living with “Memories”

Living with “Memories” (2015)

Director: DOI Toshikuni
Cast: KIM Sun-deok, KANG Deok-yeong

Documentary by Doi Toshikuni, whose numerous films include The Town of Iitate: Radiation and the Return Home. "Part One: House of Sharing" brings together the voices of former military sex slaves, and "Part Two: Kang Duk-Kyung" presents in-depth cove...

Release Date: Jul, 4th, 2015

Journey to the Shore

Journey to the Shore (2015)

Director: KUROSAWA Kiyoshi
Cast: FUKATSU Eri, ASANO Tadanobu, KOMATSU Masao

Filmmaking maestro Kurosawa Kiyoshi, internationally renowned for works including Tokyo Sonata, directs this adaptation of Yumoto Kazumi's 2010 novel. Tender and warm romance about an endless farewell to a loved one. Kurosawa became the first Japanes...

Release Date: Oct, 1st, 2015

BAKUMAN。

BAKUMAN。 (2015)

Director: ONE Hitoshi
Cast: SATOH Takeru, KAMIKI Ryunosuke, KOMATSU Nana

Live action adaptation of the coming-of-age comic from the "DEATH NOTE" team with original story by Ohba Tsugumi and artwork by Obata Takeshi. Graphically portrays two high school students struggling to become top manga creators, based on the reality...

Release Date: Oct, 3rd, 2015

The Ninja War of TORAKAGE

The Ninja War of TORAKAGE (2015)

Director: NISHIMURA Yoshihiro
Cast: SAITOH Takumi, HAGA Yuria, SHIINA Eihi

Action film about once-famous ninja who puts his life on the line in a fight over treasure. Saitoh Takumi plays the lead with direction by Nishimura Yoshihiro, the extraordinary special effects artist. Screened at the Brussels International Fantastic...

Release Date: Jun, 20th, 2015

TOKYO LIFE

TOKYO LIFE (2015)

Director: IKEDA Chihiro
Cast: Shuri, SASAKI Daisuke, ASANO Chizuru

Romance that Tokyo Rendezvous's Ikeda Chihiro directs and scripts as an original project. Probes the true nature of love through the romance between a man and women who meet on the fringes of Tokyo. Stars Shuri of The Voice of Water and Sasaki Daisuk...

Release Date: Oct, 31st, 2015