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Film & TVSogo Ishii on his Y2K cyberpunk classic, Electric Dragon 80,000v
Art & PhotographyTen thrilling photography exhibitions for 2023
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MusicGwen Stefani bravely comes out as Japanese
Film & TV13 films to watch this Halloween, according to the Dazed team
A Confucian Confusion, 1996 (Film Still)
Film & TV9 must-see films from London East Asia Film Festival 2022
Yutaka Sakano: Jean-Michel Basquiat 1983
FashionUnseen photos of Jean-Michel Basquiat wearing Issey Miyake in the 80s
Girl Of Time
Film & TVThe mind-bending world of Japanese time travel films
MusicTohji: ‘I don’t pretend to be mysterious – it’s just me’
King Houndekpinkou Artisan
Art & PhotographyThis exhibition will examine the impact of Japan on European art
STARKIDS documentary still
MusicMeet STARKIDS, Tokyo’s insane response to the rise of hyperpop
Film & TVPachinko: the stirring new drama schooling the west on Korean history
Funky Forest (2011)
Film & TVTwo of Japan’s weirdest comedies have arrived in the UK
Helter Skelter (2012)
Film & TVSix women filmmakers from the Far East that you need to know
Crazy Thunder Road by Sogo Ishii5
Film & TVHow Sogo Ishii became the godfather of Japanese cyberpunk cinema
Hiruko the Goblin – Shinya Tsukamoto
Film & TVCyberpunk icon Shinya Tsukamoto on his black sheep horror Hiruko the Goblin
The Happiness of the Katakuris (Takashi Miike, 2001)
Film & TVSex, zombies, and guitars: why Japan is king at making mad music films
Yayoi Kusama yellow pumpkin
Art & PhotographyOh my gourd! Yayoi Kusama’s yellow pumpkin washes out to sea
Sky Brown
Life & CultureSkater Sky Brown makes history as Britain’s youngest Olympic medallist
Momiji Nishiya wins in women’s skateboarding, Olympics 2020
Life & CultureA 13-year-old just won the first ever Olympic gold in women’s skateboarding
Tezuka’s Barbara
Film & TVTezuka’s Barbara: the ‘un-filmable’ erotic fantasy from Japan’s Walt Disney
Hikaru Utada 2
MusicJ-pop megastar Hikaru Utada on teen fame, discrimination, and grief
MusicCHAI’s jubilant quarantine record is ‘an album for all of us’
Vault by Vans x Wacko Maria
FashionVault by Vans and Wacko Maria’s new collection celebrates collector culture
Spirited Away still, Studio Ghibli
Film & TVStudio Ghibli’s Spirited Away will be turned into a stage play