Favorite Japanese Films

mostly dramas. little violence, less action. mostly calm
sortable, rated list of all seen:
sitenoise.com/film/japanese/
quiet poignancy

  • Eureka
  • Noriko's Dinner Table
  • 2/ Duo
  • Strawberry Shortcakes
  • Confessions
  • Maborosi
  • After Life
  • Asyl: Park and Love Hotel
  • Ain't No Tomorrows
  • Au revoir l'été
  • Bounce Ko Gals
  • Air Doll
  • Echo of Silence
  • Battle Royale
  • Funuke Show Some Love, You Losers!
  • Glasses
  • Hanging Garden
  • Heavenly Forest
  • I Just Didn't Do It
  • Jinx!!!
  • Josee, the Tiger and the Fish
  • Like Asura
  • Love Exposure
  • Love/Juice
  • M/Other
  • Moonlight Whispers
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Our Little Sister
  • Ritual
  • A Stranger of Mine
  • Su-ki-da
  • Tag
  • Tokyo Trash Baby
  • Visitor Q
  • Why Don't You Play in Hell?
  • About The Pink Sky
  • Adrift in Tokyo
  • Be Sure to Share
  • Harmful Insect
  • Kabukicho Love Hotel
  • A Piece of Our Life
  • Last Life in the Universe
  • Nonko 36-sai
  • Shady
  • Sue, Mai & Sawa: Righting the Girl Ship
  • Suicide Club
  • Sweet Little Lies
  • Torso
  • April Story
  • Audition
  • Birthright
  • Blue
  • Café Lumière
  • In the Realm of the Senses
  • Love & Loathing & Lulu & Ayano
  • Last Words
  • Memories of Matsuko
  • Moon & Cherry
  • Parade
  • Petal Dance
  • Sada
  • Turtles Are Surprisingly Fast Swimmers
  • Woman of Water
  • Yellow Elephant
  • Blindly in Love
  • The Cowards who Looked to the Sky
  • G'mor Evian!
  • Still Walking
  • Himeanole
  • The Workhorse and The Bigmouth
  • Her Love Boils Bathwater