CAMERA JAPAN Festival

Many thanks for visiting the 2019 CAMERA JAPAN Festival. Arigato gozaimasu!

We had a great time and we hope you did too. See you again next year at the 15th edition! Or sooner at one of our On Tour screenings announced here and on social media.

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News from the Festival

The Audience Award Goes to Fly Me to the Saitama

We wrapped up the fourteenth edition of the CAMERA JAPAN Festival in Amsterdam last night. Today we have the pleasure of announcing the winner of the 2019 Audience Award. After counting all the votes in Rotterdam and Amsterdam, Fly Me to the Saitama stays at the top of the rankings ahead of Sending Off, a […]

Youth Jury Award to Melancholic by TANAKA Seiji

For the first time in its history, CAMERA JAPAN Festival invited seven young film lovers to form a Youth Jury. After watching six films in four days, all made by directors under the age of 35, the jury awarded their prize to Melancholic by TANAKA Seiji. Melancholic revolves around a university graduate who lands himself […]

Fly Me to the Saitama soars in the Audience Award ranking!

After four full days of screenings at Rotterdam, the audience favorite is Fly Me to the Saitama from director TAKEUCHI Hideki. Packed with humour and plenty of action, the film is a satirical fable about the class war between Tokyo and Saitama (the metropolis vs. the sticks). So far, the top ten films in the […]

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Impressions CAMERA JAPAN Festival 2019

Some of the guests, visitors and volunteers who traveled from near and far to CAMERA JAPAN 2019. We hope to see you again soon!

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