March is the month for anime. Along with Anime Japan, the Tokyo Anime Award Festival is another great event to celebrate international and local animated films.
Some films, such as those in the Feature Animation Competition program, will include subtitles in Japanese and English.
You can buy individual tickets for each screening online here. Prices start from around ¥1,000 and the venues are all in Ikebukuro.
You can also buy a passport for ¥4,500 and see the competition division movies. It includes four feature animations and three shorts with a total of 16 programs in all.Organizers may cancel events, alter schedules, or change admission requirements without notice. Always check official sites before heading to an event.