Prize-winning works from the Japan Media Arts Festival will be screened at J-FEST, Russia’s largest comprehensive festival of Japanese culture, which takes place in Moscow from Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November.
Dates: Sat. 29th & Sun. 30th November, 2014
Venue: Cosmos Hall (Moscow, Russia)
Entrance fee: 750 roubles (Varies with type, date & time)
Organizer: Embassy of Japan in Russia
J-FEST is a comprehensive festival for introducing Japanese culture organized by the Embassy of Japan in Russia since 2009. The biggest Japanese culture event in Russia, introducing the attractions of everything from Japanese art to fashion, music, videogames, film, animations, traditional culture and food, is being held for its sixth time this year. The Japan Media Arts Festival has been screening video programs consisting mainly of prize-winning works since 2012. A video program entitled Beyond the Technology will be screened in the main concert hall of the main venue on both Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November.
13:45 – 14:30 on Saturday 29th and 11:30 – 12:15 on Sunday 30th November.
Venue: Main Concert Hall
Beyond the Technology
New modes of expression made possible by the continuing evolution of digital technology have produced today’s sense of great diversity. This program features the sensibilities of the creators and imaginative powers they share with regard to our contemporary world through the introduction of 13 works.