SSFF & ASIA has announced the judges for the Branded Shorts 2022 as well as the 34 finalists from 12 countries and regions.
BRANDED SHORTS is one of the categories which focuses on branding / advertising short films of corporations. This year there were 687 films submitted to this Project and 15 films for the International Competition and 10 films for the National Competition have been selected.
These finalists starts global streaming at the SSFF & ASIA 2022 Online Venus today.
The 7 judges for this year’s competition are,
From the left, Kentaro Kimura (Co-CCO, Hakuhodo Inc./ Executive Creative Director, Hakuhodo Kettle Inc.) /Mitsuyo Ota (TITAN CO., LTD. CEO) / Mai Osada ( SHIBUYA 109 ENTERTAINMENT Corporation. Solution Strategy Department, Marketing Strategy Division Expert, Director of SHIBUYA109 lab.) / Takuma Takasaki (Dentsu Inc. Creative Director)/ Yasuhito Tachibana (TV drama Producer) / Michihito Fujii ( Film Director / Writer) / Yuriyan Retriever (Comedian)
<Pickups from the Finalists>
“Holiday: Saving Simon”
Director: Jason Reitman & Ivan Reitman
[Advertising company] TBWA \ Media Arts Lab
[Production company] Bob Industries
“C’est La Vie”
Director: Takehiro Shiraishi
[Client] NEC Personal Computers, Ltd.
[Advertising company] CONNECTION LAB (Sendenkaigi Co., Ltd. x Connection Co., Ltd.)
[Production company] Pyramid Film Co., Ltd.