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Arbër Mehmeti, Chargé d'Affaires a.i. of the Embassy of the Republic of Kosovo in Japan, visited the Japanese University of Moving Picture, School of Film Studies

Tokyo, March 22, 2021 - Mr. Mehmeti was received by the President of the University Professor Daisuke Tengan, the Chairman of the Board of Directors Professor Shogo Tomiyama and the Dean of the Office for International Cooperation Professor Kenji Ishizaka.

This visit was a good opportunity to discuss the cooperation between this film institution and their partners in Kosovo. We talked about the international film festivals that take place in Kosovo, respectively the opportunities for filmmakers from Japan to apply and participate in these festivals. Also, the possibility and interest for organizing a Kosovar film night at this well-known university.

It was a pleasure to meet Professor Shogo Tomiyama, the successful producer of one of the iconic Japanese films "Godzilla" from 1989 to 2004. A symbolic gift, a book of by the Kosovo Cinema Center was presented to the President of the University, Prof. Daisuke Tengan.