Brisbane Event Calendar

Brisbane is home to a variety of live music and entertainment in a number of venues across the city, along with some major festivals, carnivals, sporting and community events that everyone will enjoy. To see what's on in Brisbane this month, browse through the list of events below. You can skip ahead to view events that are held later in the year, and can see what's happening this month by clicking Calendar View.

Want to submit an upcoming event?

If you know of an event that should be listed here, submit it to the site for free! To submit your event, register first and once you are logged in proceed to add a new event. All events submitted go through a screening process and will need to be approved before becoming visible on the site.

Japanese Film Festival 2021

Japanese Film Festival 2021


Featuring epic fantasies spine-tingling thrillers and avant-garde features from modern mavericks in contemporary cinema the Japanese Film Festival (JFF) returns to Brisbane for its historic 25th year.


The 2021 Festival program will screen 15 films from the hottest newly-released feature titles spanning a diverse selection of genres from action to anime drama documentaries and much more.




The Japanese Film Festival (JFF) in Australia is an annual film festival that has been presented by The Japan Foundation Sydney since 1997. In 2020 JFF Australia was held both online and in cinemas reaching an Australian audience of over 43000 people.


2021 marks the 25th year of JFF Australia offering newly-released Japanese titles along with rare 35 and 16mm film screenings.


Discover More at


Tickets for Japanese Film Festival 2021 can be booked here:


Ticket Prices

$20 Adult

$18 Concession

$16 JPF Members

$75 eTicket Bundle 5 Film Pass¹

$16 per person for Group Bookings (10+)²


Tickets for Japanese Film Festival 2021 can be booked here:

Event Details
Date: 11-21 November 2021

Where is it?
Palace Barracks
61 Petrie Terrace
Brisbane, 4000

For further information...
(02) 8239 0055
Send Email