Back ShalaBonBon Festival 2020 Screening in: NYICFF Rocks: Musical Shorts (2020) Toe-tapping and seat-swaying are definitely encouraged in this spirited global tour of musical shorts. Screening in: Friends & Neighbors: Japan (2020) Say konichiwa (hello!) to our 2020 Friends & Neighbors. Celebrate Japan’s rich film and cultural history in a breathtaking range of styles. Short Japan | World Premiere Animation, Yoko Yuki; 2019, 2 min. Recommended ages: 9+ In Japanese, with English subtitles Bop alongside kitties, flowers, dancing purple guys, and more with groovy lo-fi graphics and a pop-inspired Japanese beat.