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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Japanese Language: Movies

Books and online resources for intermediate-advanced Japanese language learners.


AEMS: News & Events

Information on Asian movie screenings on campus.

Library Media Collection

Many Japanese films available at the Undergraduate Library.

Here's the list of Japanese films available in the Library

For circulation policies and other information on Media Collection, please see this web page by the Undergraduate Library.

Media Services on Campus

Asian Educational Media Service (AEMS)

Their Local Media Library is located on campus and is open to the public. 


By appointment only.
Please phone (217) 333-9597 or
email aems[at]
to schedule a visit.

Library Asst: 217-265-0640
Toll-free: 888-828-AEMS (2367)

805 West Pennsylvania Avenue
Room 211 (second floor*)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, Illinois 61801

For more information, please see the About the Library page on the AEMS website.

Books on Japanese Film

Reading a Japanese film : cinema in context / Keiko I. McDonald

Call Number: 791.43750952 M145r

Location: Literatures & Languages Library