We had a blast at the 2016 CAMERA JAPAN Festival in October and we hope you did too! Some of our films will be on tour during the year, so keep an eye on our website for more opportunities to see Japanese film.

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News from the Festival

Vacancy: Social Media Officer

The twelfth edition of the CAMERA JAPAN Festival is scheduled for 21 to 24 September in Rotterdam and 29 September to 1 October in Amsterdam. To strengthen our team and to help us create another great festival experience, we are looking for a Social Media Officer. Please note that all positions in the CAMERA JAPAN […]

2016 CAMERA JAPAN Audience Award

The 2016 CAMERA JAPAN Audience Award goes to ….. Flying Colors ビリギャル from director DOI Nobuhiro 土井裕泰 After the final count of votes from Amsterdam, the top five audience favorites were: 1. Flying Colors 2. Fukushima Mon Amour 3. Rudolf the Black Cat 4. HK2: Abnormal Crisis 5. The Mohican Comes Home  

2016 CAMERA JAPAN Timeline / Blokkenschema

Two and a half days to go… and here it is, only one click away. The blokkenschema! That essential tool for navigating the 2016 CAMERA JAPAN Festival. BLOKKENSCHEMA The calico cat by Studio MAKY is a bonus. Picture yourself lounging on it at LantarenVenster with pen in one hand and the timeline in the other. […]

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Some of the guests who traveled from near and far to perform or to screen their films at CAMERA JAPAN 2016. We loved having you all!