the hors pistes tokyo film festival returns to the japanese capital for a fourth edition on sat - jun 7. initiated by the renowned centre pompidou in paris, this year's theme is discovery and boasts no less than 36 art movies - most of them screening for the first time in japan - by established directors and new talents. the event is created to explore the most innovative and avant-garde trends of today’s interdisciplinary creation, and presents a diverse selection of films, including ones directed by a new generation of female directors, films from young japanese directors, and this year there's a special program of films from brazil. next to film screenings, a number of other events and parties will be held across seven venues in central tokyo. on opening night the road movie bye bye tiger  by jan peters and héléna villovitch is shown at institut français du japon , followed by an opening bash at bonobo  with deejays fruity, 1 drink, ega & cameron and surprise guests. click here to view the full program. location : 15 ichigaya fuganawara-machi [iidabashi]. location : 2-23-4 jingumae [harajuku].