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Talents Tokyo 2019 Open Events


Photo: Talents Tokyo 2018

Talents Tokyo 2019 (TT2019), the Asian talent development and networking platform for upcoming promising filmmakers and producers will take place from November 25 (Mon.) to November 30 (Sat.), 2019 during the 20th TOKYO FILMeX. On November 28 (Thu.), TT2019 will hold Open events including Open Presentation to Film Professionals by the 15 participating Talents and a roundtable program "Our Ten Years" to mark this program's 10th time in supporting young filmmakers. We will welcome TT alumni including director NEANG Kavich (TT2016) whose first feature film Last Night I Saw You Smiling is selected to the competition of this year's Tokyo FILMeX. After these programs, there will also be an opportunity to speak with film professionals and the Talents. Please join us.

Program Outline

Date and Time Thursday, November 28, 2019

[1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.] Open Campus "Our Ten Years"
*This session is open to the public.

[3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.] Open Presentation by Talents
*This session is open to press and film professionals.
*English-Japanese simultaneous interpretation is available.


Yurakucho Asahi Square B Access
Yurakucho Mullion 11 F, Yurakucho 2-5-1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Googlemap

Registration Admission Free (Pre-registration required)
Maximum: 50 persons

Please register via the link below.
Register deadline: November 22 (Fri.), 2019

Inquiries Talents Tokyo Organizing Committee (TOKYO FILMeX)
Tel: +81-3-6459-2684
Fax: +81-3-3403-0530
Organized by The Japan Foundation Asia Center, Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture), Talents Tokyo Organizing Committee (Tokyo FILMeX)
In Cooperation with Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale Talents)
In Collaboration with Goethe-Institut Tokyo

Talents Tokyo
Tokyo FILMeX

This is the certified project of beyond 2020 program.