The 2023 CAMERA JAPAN Award goes to…

The 2023 edition of CAMERA JAPAN wrapped up Sunday. Thank you for your support! 皆様、どうも有難うございました!

Today we are pleased to announce the winner of the 2023 Audience Award. After counting all the votes in Rotterdam and Amsterdam, A Mother’s Touch remains at the top of the ratings. Congratulations to director MATSUMOTO Junpei.

A Mother’s Touch is a heartbreaking, inspirational drama based on the life story of the world’s first deaf-blind university professor.

The top 5 films are:

  1. A Mother’s Touch
  2. Perfect Days
  3. Yudo
  4. Tsugaru Lacquer Girl
  5. Mondays: See You ‘This’ Week!

The previous winners of the CAMERA JAPAN Audience Award are Tolyo Kurds (2022), Ushiku (2021), ON-GAKU: Our Sound (2020), Fly Me to the Saitama (2019) One Cut of the Dead (2018), A Silent Voice (2017), Flying Colors (2016), Kakekomi (2015), Uzumasa Limelight (2014), Tokyo Family (2013), Kamome Diner (2012), Bunny Drop (2011), Wig (2010), Osaka Hamlet (2009), Fine, Totally Fine (2008), Tekkon Kinkreet (2007) and Hibi: Days of Fire (2006).