2023 Festival Festival

2023 Festival Call for Entries

The 2023 festival will be held in Paris on November 17th and 18th, 2023.

Films with 2021, 2022 or 2023 copyright may apply.

Duration: more than 50 minutes
Subject matter: contemporary Japanese society
Languages: French, Japanese with French or English subtitles, English.

→ To compete please send an email to including (1) a brief introduction of the filmmaker, (2) a summary of the film –which will appear on the festival site if the film is preselected –as well as (3) a link to an online copy of your film. Instead of a link you may also upload your film directly on the festival’s Seafile account using this link:

– June 1st, 2023: deadline for reception of films
– Beginning of September: the selection committee preselects four films
– End of September: announcement of the preselected films which will be screened during the festival
– November 17th & 18th: Festival


Dimitri Ianni & Nicolas Pinet