2022.09.21 [Updates]
35th TIFF Co-hosted / Allied Events

*Please note that event information is subject to change.
Special Collaboration with PFF 2022 PFF Grand-Prix Winning Film Screening
To discover and develop new filmmaking talent, PFF has been showcasing self-produced films.
The 2022 PFF Grand-Prix winning film will be screend.
•Dates: 10.31 Mon 16:00 –
•Venue: Kadokawa Cinema Yurakucho
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Screening of an Award-winning Film from SKIP CITY INTERNATIONAL D-Cinema FESTIVAL 2022
From this year’s SKIP CITY INTERNATIONAL D-Cinema FESTIVAL, Double Life , winner of the Best Picture Award in the Japanese Film Competition, will be screened.
•Dates: 10.31 Mon 11:30 –
•Venue: Kadokawa Cinema Yurakucho
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Screening Film:
Double Life Director: Yo Enen

Grand Voyage with Africa
A collection of short films by ten female filmmakers from Africa and Japan who were invited to Nara for a filmmaking residency with director Kawase Naomi as a mentor.
•Dates: 10.25 Tue 10:30 –
•Venue: TOHO Cinemas Hibiya Screen12

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*The screening of Grand Voyage with Africa scheduled on Tuesday, October 25 at the 35th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF), has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances. We deeply apologize to all those who were looking forward to the screening.
→ Notice of Cancellation of “Grand Voyage with Africa” Screening

Bunka-Cho Film Week 2022
Bunka-Cho Film Week will award excellent documentaries and individuals in recognition of their many years of distinguished contributions to the film industry. Screenings and symposiums will also be held to offer opportunities for people involved with film in different capacities to meet
and converse.
•Dates: 10.24 Mon – 10.30 Sun
•Venue: Tokyo Midtown Hibiya / Space FS Shiodome
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Directors Guild of Japan New Directors Award Film Screening and Symposium
The Directors Guild of Japan New Directors Award is an award given to a talented new director. This year’s winner Katayama Shinzo will talk about the future of cinema.
•Dates: 11.1 Tue 14:20 –
•Venue: Kadokawa Cinema Yurakucho
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Screening Film:
Missing Director: Katayama Shinzo

©2022″Missing”Film Partners

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MPA Seminar
The MPA seminar will discuss production incentives that will benefit the film and TV industries as well as anti-piracy tools that protect copyrighted content.
•Dates: 10.26 Wed
•Venue: BASE Q Tokyo Midtown Hibiya
•Guest: Jon Kuyper (Film Producer), Gina Black (Head of Physical Production, Screen Queensland), Patrick Brzeski (Asia Editor, The Hollywood Reporter in conversation), Alan Poul (Tokyo Vice Executive Producer), Sekine Ruriko (Secretary General, Japan Film Commission), Watanabe Eriko (Associate Professor of The University of Electro-Communications), Hayashi Izumi (Attorney Sakurazaka Law Firm), Tohyama Tomohiro (Attorney-At Law, Partner, TMI Associates), Obinata Nobuharu (Dean and Professor, Faculty of Law, Kumamoto University), Takahashi Ikuo (Attorney at Law (Japan), Komazawa Legal Chambers)
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2nd minato cinema festa
To provide a place where everyone can share joy and excitement locally, we will hold events to enjoy films in five districts of Minato Ward.
There will be films for parents and children to enjoy together, as well as films with barrier-free subtitles and audio guidance.
•Dates: 11.26 Sat – 12.4 Sun
•Venue: Azabu Civic Center / Akasaka Civic Center / Takanawa Civic Center / Daiba Civic Center / Libra Hall (Minato Park Shibaura 1F) / Shinmei Iki-iki Plaza
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“Competition” featuring films by emerging filmmakers from Asia, “Special Screenings” presenting trends of global film production, and “Tsai Ming-liang Trubute”.
•Dates: 10.29 Sat – 11.6 Sun (TBD)
•Venue: Yurakucho Asahi Hall and other venues
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Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2022 Screening in Autumn
Along with a screening of the 2022 awardwinning films that will be candidates for Academy Awards®, a talk seminar for filmmakers will be held at the venue and online.
•Dates: 9.29 Thu – 10.23 Sun
•Venue: Online / Tokyo Photographic Art Museum
→ Official Site *Scheduled to open on 9/29

Kyoto Filmmakers Lab
A workshop for young filmmakers from all over the world consisting of a Jidaigeki making program at a studio in Kyoto and lectures by world-renowned film professionals.
•Dates: 11.3 Thu – 11.9 Wed
•Venue: Shochiku Kyoto Studios / Toei Studios Kyoto / The Museum of Kyoto / other venues in Kyoto
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China Film Week in Tokyo 2022
Chinese films are hot right now! Let’s go see Chinese films that have shown powerful growth in recent years! The latest and hottest Chinese films will be shown at China Film Week in Tokyo 2022!
•Dates: 10.18 Tue – 10.25 Tue (Tokyo)
•Venue: TOHO Cinemas Nihonbashi / Yurakucho Asahi Hall
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19th Latin Beat Film Festival
Flamenco Retrospective. Discover the glamour of Flamenco on a big screen. The first documentary and the first internationally acclaimed fiction will be screened.
Please check LBFF official website (https://canoa.lbff.jp/) for more information on the screening schedule and films.
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16th Tanabe-Benkei Film Festival
We hold a competition for films by young filmmakers that have been selected as finalists from among those submitted by the general public. Since the award-winning films are given the right to be screened in theaters in Tokyo and Osaka, the festival is called “the gateway to success for young filmmakers”.
•Dates: 11.11 Fri – 11.13 Sun
•Venue: Kinan Cultural Hall
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MPTE AWARDS have established in 1947, in the recognition of outstanding technical achievements and personal contributions
•Dates: 11.2 Wed
•Venue: Tokyo International Forum Hall D5
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JAAP INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL is the only short film festival in Japan for industries and culture. About 30 award-winning films will be screened.
•Dates: 11.28 Mon – 11.30 Wed
•Venue: The National Art Center, Tokyo / EuroLive
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Sayama de Cinema vol.6
•Dates: 9.17 Sat – 9.18 Sun
•Venue: Sayama City Center
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The 19th TIFFCOM, the content market affiliated with the Tokyo International Film Festival, will be held as an online market where various contents from Japan and abroad will gather.
•Dates: 10.25 Tue – 10.27 Thu
•Venue: *This event will be held online.
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CoFesta 2022
CoFesta is a project to support the strengthening of overseas communication capabilities in order to effectively promote various events related to the Japananse content industries overseas.
•Dates: June 2022 – March 2023
•Venue: Various Cities in Japan and Overseas
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