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15 Jun 2018

Talents Tokyo 2018 - call for young filmmakers from Asia


Talents Tokyo 2018 (TT 2018), the Asian talent development and networking platform for film, will take place again from 19-24 November 2018 during the 19th TOKYO FILMeX. TT 2018 invites applications from budding Filmmakers or Producers from East Asia and Southeast Asia for its professional development workshop.

Between Twelve and Fifteen successful "Talents" (participants) will have the opportunity to work on their own film projects and build networks among young filmmakers and film professionals throughout the 6-day workshop.

Many, including Singaporean director Mr. Anthony Chen and Filipina producer Ms. Bianca Balbuena, have studied at Talents Tokyo, producing over one hundred "alumni." Talents Tokyo also continues to encourage its alumni to materialize their film projects through the Next Masters Support Program.

Over the past 8 years, more than 120 talented young Filmmakers and Producers from more than 10 Asian countries/region have participated in previous editions of this event.

We look forward to receiving the entries from young filmmakers and producers!

Applications received: from May 15 (Tuesday) to June 15 (Friday), 2018.

Deadline: June 15 2018

Please see the official website for more details on the project, eligibility countries and application.

Talents Tokyo 2018 is organized by:
Tokyo Metropolitan Government; Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture); the Japan Foundation Asia Center; Talents Tokyo Organizing Committee (TOKYO FILMeX).

The event will take place at the Yurakucho Asahi Hall in Tokyo from November 19 to 24, 2018.