The ceremony to open the film festival.
The Opening Ceremony of the “Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2023” will mark the start of the festival in live venues. A variety of guests will appear and various award-winning short films will be screend along with the announcement of various special projects. The festival’s highest award, the “George Lucas Award (Grand Prix)” will be announced at the closing Award Ceremony.
- 2023.6.6 16:30～
- Online viewing
- Live performance fee (all seats reserved)
- 3,500 yen *Additional fees apply.
- Ticket Information
- *The event and film details may change.
WOWOW Actors Short Film
Born in 1987. He made his acting debut in 2005 and has won numerous awards, including the Japan Academy Award for Best New Actor.
Born in 1980. In 2004, she starred in a TV drama for the first time in WOWOW Drama W “Romance Novel”. Since then, in addition to starring in numerous movies and dramas, he has also improved his skills as a cameraman and music video director. He is a film director, his first challenge.
Born in 1995. While she is active as an actress such as winning the 41st Japan Academy Award for Best Actress, she also has a dancer’s face, such as graduating from a university majoring in dance. She is a film director, her first challenge.
Born in 1998. In 2019, he won the Japan Academy Award for Best New Actor. The leading stock of popular young actors, such as the 1st place in the 2020 TV commercial soaring ranking. It will be his first challenge as a film director.
Born in 1966. Kyogen performer. He is also active as an actor, winning the Japan Academy Award for Best Actor twice. He is a film director, his first challenge.
Short film “I SCREAM FEVER”
The President of Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia
- * Listed guests are subject to change
Since he wants to know everything about everything, this 8 years old boy spend all of his time reading books.
But there are things no book can explain…
COME FERRE / 0:02:34 / France / Fantasy / 2022
This short, heartwarming film tells the story of two brothers called Pedro and Nacho, aged 11 and 7, who live in a small town.
One day they receive some walkie talkies as a gift. These come to play a central role in their games and strengthen the bond between them even further. However, the story is suddenly cut short when Nacho has to leave his town and his brother to receive medical treatment in the city.
The story highlights the importance of family closeness when it comes to treating children. That’s why the theme of the campaign is “Family is the best medicine.”
【Client】Ronald McDonald House Charities®
Felipe Gómez Aparicio / 0:08:02 / Spain / Branded Movie / 2022