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New Japanese Cinema


The MFAH presents three new films from Japan, screening December 19, 2021–January 2, 2022.

Upcoming Events in this Series

  • Drive My Car
    Drive My Car

    One of 2021’s most-awarded films, this immersive road movie about a stage actor/director whose wife dies is full of unexpected revelations.

  • Drive My Car
    Drive My Car

    One of 2021’s most-awarded films, this immersive road movie about a stage actor/director whose wife dies is full of unexpected revelations.

  • Drive My Car
    Drive My Car

    One of 2021’s most-awarded films, this immersive road movie about a stage actor/director whose wife dies is full of unexpected revelations.


The MFAH film department is supported by Tenaris; the Vaughn Foundation; Nina and Michael Zilkha; The Consulate General of the Republic of Korea; Consulate General of Italy in Houston; Franci Neely; Italian Cultural Institute in Los Angeles; Carrin Patman and Jim Derrick; Consulate General of Brazil in Houston; Lois Chiles Foundation; ILEX Foundation; and L’Alliance Française de Houston.