The Japan Foundation Asia Center carries out
mutual exchange programs and cooperative work
between the people of Asian countries and regions.


A Working Title; Training and Development Program for Film Screening Professionals

Japan, Others

The program aims to nurture up-and-coming film curators and screening professionals, and foster networks among young film curators from Japan and Southeast Asia. The program includes group workshops, organizing screenings and a study tour.

#01 (2017 fiscal year)

Duration July 4 (Tue), 2017 to January 30 (Tue), 2018
Venues: The Japan Foundation
The National Art Center, Tokyo
The Film Archive, Thailand
other venues
Participating film curators: Sugar Nadia Azier (Indonesia)
Jay Rosas (Philippines)
Pathompong Manakitsomboon (Thailand)
Putthapong Cheamrattonyu (Thailand)
Eijun Sugihara(Japan)
Ikuko Takasaki (Japan)
Organized by: The Japan Foundation Asia Center
Co-organized by: The Japan Foundation, Bangkok
The Film Archive, Thailand
Program Highlights

1, Group workshop in Tokyo:
July 4 (Tue) 2017 to July 9 (Sun) 2017

2, Screening in Tokyo:
September 3 (Sun) 2017 / September 10 (Sun) 2017

3, Screening, Symposium and Study tour in Thailand:
January 24 (Wed), 2018 to January 30 (Tue), 2018

Project Advisers Asako Fujioka (Board of Directors, Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival)
Chalida Uabumrungjit (Deputy Director of The Film Archive, Thailand)