The 2017 CAMERA JAPAN Festival is scheduled for 21 – 24 September in Rotterdam and 29 September – 1 October in Amsterdam. In the meantime, some of the films from the 2016 festival are on tour in the Netherlands.

On Tour Screenings

Keep an eye on our website and social media channels for new dates. See you soon!

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News from the Festival

Call for Volunteers CAMERA JAPAN 2017

Do you like film, have a thing for festivals, or Japanese culture? Are you looking to gain work experience or extend your network? Or just for an extraordinary weekend at one of the most beautiful spots in Rotterdam? Then join our team as a volunteer for CAMERA JAPAN from 21-24 September at LantarenVenster in Rotterdam! […]

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  

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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!