It’s a wrap! A big thank you to audiences and volunteers at LantarenVenster in Rotterdam and LAB111 in Amsterdam for coming out in numbers to make the 17th edition such a great experience. See you again at the 18th edition in 2023!

Rotterdam, 21 – 24 September 2023
Amsterdam, 28 September – 1 October 2023

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The 2022 Aftermovie

Miss the fun at CAMERA JAPAN? Watch our aftermovie and relive the memories. 💖💖💖 Filmed and edited by Celine van Benten

The 2022 CAMERA JAPAN Award

The 2022 edition of CAMERA JAPAN wrapped yesterday. Thank you for your support! 皆様、どうも有難うございます。 Today we are pleased to announce the winner of the 2022 Audience Award. After counting all the votes in Rotterdam and Amsterdam, Tokyo Kurds remains at the top of the ratings. Congratulations to director HYUGA Fumiari. Tokyo Kurds explores the issues […]

Feel the festival vibe!

We’re trilled to present the animated leader for CAMERA JAPAN 2022 created by Erik VOS. Inspired by a neighbourhood festival in Osaka where the artist’s mother grew up, the leader definitely catches the festival vibe that inspires CAMERA JAPAN. Erik VOS is an artist and animator who uses both painted and computer-manipulated images. Regular CAMERA […]

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