Kyoto International Student Film & Video Festival is the largest international student film festival in Japan, all is organized and run by university students in Kyoto. We call student’s work from all over the world, provide opportunity of the screening and discover the new talent.Last year,we recieved 539 entries from 43 countries and regions screened 16 nominated films.
Kyoto is well known as “Cinema City” where a lot of heritages that contributed the development of Japanese Cinema. Kyoto is also known as “College City, Student City” , students taking up 10% of the population.
The festival strings these two characteristics together, and also offers forum for cultural and international exchange and ultimately vitalizes Kyoto.
Entries for the competition
Application has been closed.
【Competition Guideline in 2017】
Toward the end of October 2017 updated
Toward the end of December 2017 updated
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Kyoto International Student Film & Video Festival 2017 Office
c/o The Consortium of Universities in Kyoto Campus Plaza Kyoto
Nishino-Toin-dori Shiokoji sagaru,Shimogyo-ku,Kyoto 600-8216 JAPAN
TEL：+81 75 353 9430（closed on Mondays） FAX：+81 75 353 9101
HP : http://www.kisfvf.com