35th Tokyo Int’l Film Festival – Closing Ceremony

The Spanish-French co-production movie “The Beasts” won the top prize at the 35th edition of the Tokyo International Film Festival, announced at the closing ceremony on Nov. 2. The thriller film won three prizes: The Tokyo Grand Prix / The Governor of Tokyo Award, Best Director for Rodrigo Sorogoyen and Best Actor for Denis Menochet. Meanwhile, the Japanese film “By the Window,” directed by Rikiya … Continue reading 35th Tokyo Int’l Film Festival – Closing Ceremony

Demolition works continue at Nakagin Capsule Tower

Demolition works continue at Nakagin Capsule Tower

A crane carries a capsule during the demolition at Nakagin Capsule Tower in Ginza on June 9, 2022, in Tokyo, Japan. The dismantling of 140 individual capsules of the futuristic building (mixed-use residential and office tower) continues as part of the demolition works until the end of this year.     (Photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin). To license images please visit: AFLO     Continue reading Demolition works continue at Nakagin Capsule Tower

World Athletics Panel Members Meet Tokyo Governor Koike

World Athletics Panel Members Meet Tokyo Governor Koike

(C-L) Antti Pihlakoski, Evaluation Panel Chairman of the World Athletics (WA) and Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike (C-R) pose for the cameras alongside other WA members during a meeting at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government building on May 25, 2022, in Tokyo, Japan. JAAF President Mitsugi Ogata, Council member Nawal El Moutawakel, Vice President Ximena Restrepo, Niels Lindholm Officer of the WA Ethics Compliance and Director of … Continue reading World Athletics Panel Members Meet Tokyo Governor Koike