5 to 25 minutes short film, Call for Entry

SUBMISSION PERIOD : April 1, 2020 – September 25, 2020



Welcome to Shibuya TANPEN Film Festival CLIMAX at Sasebo!

This film festival will be held in two cities, Shibuya, Tokyo and Sasebo, Nagasaki.

*We want to make Shibuya, Tokyo and Sasebo, Nagasaki a short film town.
*We aim to discover and nurture filmmakers and actors active in the world,
and we also produce original short films every year.
* Two original short films produced(“Ritsuko and Ken-chan”,”Virtual Youtuber”)
at the festival last year were selected as “Jury Selection”
for “23rd: JAPAN MEDIA ARTS FESTIVAL”.

We are looking for films, web series, and music videos of any theme or genre
and we love projects that celebrate the triumph of the human spirit.

for General

[ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ]
1 for Professional or Amateur
2 SUBMISSION FEE : US $30

Paypal :

[transfer account]
SUMITOMO MITSUI BANKING CORPORATION (SWIFT: SMBC JP JT)
Ebisu Branch
1-1-1, Ebisuminami, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0022, Japan
SASEBOEIZOUSYA
ACCOUNT NO. 656-8762730

*Please specify the name and work name and transfer.
*Please attach a copy of the transfer record when applying.

3 Running Time : 5 to 25 minutes
4 Japan premium status is not required.
5 Genre : All genres are accepted except erotic, grotesque, horror.
6 Language : English or Japanese subtitles are required for submissions with languages other than Japanese.
7 Selected works will be screened in Tokyo and Nagasaki. We may ask the copyright holder of the work to submit a video message.
8 Applicants should eliminate copyright and other issues.
[ SUBMISSION PERIOD ]
April 1, 2020 – September 25, 2020
[ SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS ]
Please complete the online submission.
[ NOTIFICATION ]
The selection results will be announced on the festival official website around early November 2020.
[ AWARDS & PRIZES ]

The 3rd AWARDS & PRIZES. This year’s AWARDS & PRIZES are subject to change.

Best Short film Award *Golden burger Award : Trophy,Supplementary prize
*Silver burger Award : Trophy,Supplementary prize
*Bronze burger Award : Trophy,Supplementary prize
Individual Award *Best Director Award : Trophy,Supplementary prize
*Award for Writing Original Screenplay : Trophy,Supplementary prize
*Best Actress Award : Trophy,Supplementary prize
*Best Actor Award : Trophy,Supplementary prize
*Best Supporting Actress Award : Trophy,Supplementary prize
*Best Supporting Actor Award : Trophy,Supplementary prize
Special Award *FELLOWS Inc. Award : Supplementary prize
*NETGEAR Award : Supplementary prize(NETGEAR products)
*Nagasaki Culture Telecasting Corporation Award : Prize money,Broadcasting at Nagasaki Culture Telecasting Corporation

for Student

[ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ]
1 All students, elementary school students, junior high school students, university students, etc.
2 SUBMISSION FEE : FREE
3 Running Time : within 5 minutes
4 Japan premium status is not required.
5 Genre : All genres are accepted except erotic, grotesque, horror.
6 Language : English or Japanese subtitles are required for submissions with languages other than Japanese.
7 Selected works will be screened in Tokyo and Nagasaki. We may ask the copyright holder of the work to submit a video message.
8 Applicants should eliminate copyright and other issues.
[ SUBMISSION PERIOD ]
April 1, 2020 – September 25, 2020
[ SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS ]
Please complete the online submission.
[ NOTIFICATION ]
The selection results will be announced on the festival official website around early November 2020.
[ AWARDS & PRIZES ]

The 3rd AWARDS & PRIZES. This year’s AWARDS & PRIZES are subject to change.

Best Short film Award *Nagasaki Prefectural Governor Award : Certificate of merit,Trophy,Supplementary prize
Special Award *NETGEAR Award : Supplementary prize(NETGEAR products)

CONTACT
info@eizousya.co.jp