Screening Share Festival 2014-2015

March 24, 2015

Screenings of award-winning works entered in the Japan Media Arts Festival will take place in the period Thursday 19 March – Sunday 29 March at the Share Festival 2014-2015 in Turin, Italy.

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Share Festival 2014-2015

Dates: Thursday 19 March – Sunday 29 March 2015
Venues: Temporary Museum, Casa Jasmina (FabLab), Bunker, Amantes cultural club
Admission: Free
Organiser: The Sharing

The Piemonte Share Festival, now in its tenth year, is organised by the Sharing cultural association with the support of the Department for Cultural Affairs of the Regione Piemonte. The Share Prize is a competition established in 2007 for modern digital community and installations providing a sense of affinity.  Displays of award-winning works, projects, performances, workshops, and screenings are held at the Temporary Museum and three other venues in Turin: the Casa Jasmina at the FabLab, Bunker, and the Amantes culture club.  “Autonomy” is the theme for the current festival. The aim is to examine society and technology through the key words of the previous festivals.

The festival programme includes three video screenings by the Japan Media Arts Festival.

■Japan Media Arts Festival Screening Programme

Starts 7.00 p.m., Tuesday 24 March at the Temporary Museum.

The Q of moving-image
This program introduces six works strongly displaying the narrative and documentary qualities unique to video expression that ceaselessly question history and reality.

Animated short program 2014
This program of 10 highly distinctive short animations has been compiled from prize-winners and jury recommendations of the Animation Division at the 2013 17th Japan Media Arts Festival.

Beautiful drawing ー Drawing’s Endless Allure
Supervisor: Mitsuko OKAMOTO (Professor, Department of Animation, Graduate School of Film and New Media, Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan)
This program introduces ten past winners and jury selections from past Japan Media Arts Festivals which exemplify beautiful drawing.