Film makers Development Programme “Talents Tokyo 2018”

  The Embassy of Japan is pleased to announce that the Japan Foundation Asia Center is hosting the film maker development project “Talents Tokyo 2018”. “Talents Tokyo” is a talent development programme created by “Berlinale Talents” in Asia. “Berlinale Talents” is itself a capacity building programme, which takes place as part of the Berlin International Film Festival. It started in 2010 with the aim of developing Asian film directors and producers with the potential to become great masters of their art in the future. The project brings promising filmmakers together in Tokyo, to help them network with other participants and industry experts through lectures and joint reviews given by film professionals and screenings at the TOKYO FILMeX.
November 19 (Mon) - November 24 (Sat), 2018
(6 days during the TOKYO FILMeX 2018)
Yurakucho Asahi Hall and others (Tokyo)
Film director or producer who is a nationality/resident of a country/region in East Asia and/or Southeast Asia
No. of people to be accepted
Twelve to fifteen
Eligible countries/area
East Asia and Southeast Asia
Application submission
May 15 (Tue) - June 15 (Fri), 2018
Organized by

Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture), the Japan Foundation Asia Center, Talents Tokyo Organizing Committee (Tokyo FILMeX)
In cooperation with
Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale Talents)
In collaboration with
Goethe-Institut Tokyo
Please see the official website for more details on the project.

  “Talents Tokyo 2018” will accept applications from now until June 15. Please see the official website for more details on the project and its application terms and conditions: .The project could provide film directors and producers in Brunei Darussalam with the opportunity to be recognised worldwide and to build an international network.