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The best of Tokyo culture – art, music, theatre, film, TV and more

‘My Small Land’ is a coming-of-age drama about asylum seekers in Japan

‘My Small Land’ is a coming-of-age drama about asylum seekers in Japan

Director Emma Kawawada’s debut feature film is a fictional story rooted in an unsettling reality

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A Poem in My Heart

A Poem in My Heart

After a brief hiatus, the Yayoi Kusama Museum has reopened, and with it comes an exhibition of the artist's new and recent works which have never...

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The best art in Tokyo

Film & TV

Best anime of the Heisei era

Best anime of the Heisei era

The Heisei era saw big developments in animation, evolving from hand-drawn works to cutting-edge computer graphics

The best of the Tokyo music scene

Best jazz bars in Tokyo

Best jazz bars in Tokyo

Tokyo is Asia's jazz capital, with great shows taking place daily in tiny bars and mega-clubs

Best music bars in Tokyo

Best music bars in Tokyo

A laidback drinking experience, music bars are known for their curated playlists and extensive vinyl collections