Over the years, I've seen many versions of a "Japanuary" challenge. I subscribe to the one I originally found, which is pick and watch eight Japanese movies for the month of January. Review or post about them on social media and tag your entries with #japanuary
This year my goal is getting further into the filmography of the great Seijun Suzuki. I put Branded to Kill on my Sight and Sound list and watched Youth of the Beast last year. There’s truly no one else like this master.