Visual Documentary Project 2018: Call for Application

  The Embassy of Japan is pleased to announce that the Visual Documentary Project, organised by the Japan Foundation Asia Center and the Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS), Kyoto University, offers a platform for Asian filmmakers to express everyday life through documentaries and to introduce them to a broader audience. This year, the project is calling for short documentaries under the theme of "Popular Culture in Southeast Asia".
  Information on how to apply for the project is as follows:

Applications
Application
Period
June 1 (Fri) to August 31 (Fri) 2018
Theme Popular Culture in Southeast Asia
Eligibility Applicants must be Citizens of Southeast Asia or Japan.
Documentaries must be no longer than 30 minutes.
How to
Apply
For application and requirements, see the link below.
https://vdp.cseas.kyoto-u.ac.jp/online-application/
Successful
Applicants
Successful applicants will be invited to the screenings in Kyoto and Tokyo, Japan
Results
Announcement
Successful applicants will be notified in mid-October 2018 via email.
Website https://vdp.cseas.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/
Inquiries vdp@cseas.kyoto-u.ac.jp

Screening
Title Visual Documentary Project 2018 Screening
Date Kyoto: Thursday 13 December 2018 | Tokyo: Saturday 15 December 2018
Venues Kyoto: Large-Sized Meeting Room, 3rd Floor, Inamori Foundation Building, Kyoto University.

Tokyo: Tokyo womens plaza (Undecided)
Language Japanese-English interpretation
Japanese and English subtitles
For further information and the application process, please refer to the official website at:
https://vdp.cseas.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/
Should you have any questions or inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact:
vdp@cseas.kyoto-u.ac.jp