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About Japan Media Arts Festival Overseas Promotion
Japan’s Media Arts to the World
The Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan organizes participation in various overseas media arts festivals etc. The aim is to introduce outstanding works in such fields as media art, video, the websites, videogames, animation and comics. Exhibitions, screenings, presentations and so on are arranged at overseas media arts festivals and other facilities with their focus on award-winning works from the Japan Media Arts Festival.More
The Annecy International Film Festival/Mifa (2022)
Japan Media Arts Festival (JMAF) will take part physically as an exhibitor at the world-renowned animation market, the Mifa, to showcase JMAF award-winning animation works. This year, we are highlighting female creators who are very active at the forefront of these productions, and we will also invite some of these creators to join us at Annecy.
27th Manga Barcelona (2021)
Japan Media Arts Festival will launch a special web site in association with the 27th Manga Barcelona to showcase award-winning manga titles selected under the curatorial theme, “Manga, Ties and Bonds.” The theme focuses on various relationships and bonds among the characters depicted in the manga. The exhibition introduces seven manga titles including one feature exhibition focusing on UMINO Chika’s work “March Comes in Like a Lion”, which was the winner of the 24th Japan media Arts Festival's Manga Division Grand Prize.
Ars Electronica Festival (2021)
For the online exhibition at Ars Electronica Festival 2021, we have created a special website for the Art and Entertainment Divisions. With "The Power of the Unseen" as theme, we will exhibit our award-winning products of Japan Media Arts Festival, as well as live stream performances and talk events.
J-Anime Meeting in Russia (2021)
Lucca Comics & Games (2021)
J-FEST AUTUMN (2021)
iSTART Children’s Art Festival by A4 Art Museum (2021)
Microwave International New Media Arts Festival (2021)
Inspired and Audacious: Women Creators in Japanese AnimationThis program titled, "Inspired and Audacious: Women Creators in Japanese Animation" introduces 9 works by female creators active in the Japanese animation scene.
24th Japan Media Arts Festival Award-winning ProgramAn online screening program that includes 13 award winners from the Animation and Entertainment Division of the 24th Japan Media Arts Festival. An archive of the trends observed by the Japan Media Arts Festival.
Animation x Music
-Selected from Award-winning Works of Japan Media Arts Festival-his program is a selection of 9 award-winning works from the Japan Media Arts Festival focusing on music videos and short animation films that use music as sound.