This film festival aims to encourage and nurture Kyushu filmmakers, and to create a forum for film discussion. This year’s theme is “peek into an unknown world” and 17 independent films from across Japan will be shown, including short-length and animated films. There will also be a lecture by actor and director Yang Ik-Joon. Check their website for the schedule.
• 8/30 (Fri.) ~ 9/1 (Sun.)
• One-day pass: ¥1,000, college: ¥500, HS and under: free (*get ¥200 discount if you show your Focus on Asia Fukuoka Int’l Film Festival ticket, half-price discount for persons accompanying persons with disabilities – show disability ID)
• Science Hall, 6F Fukuoka City Science Museum
• 4-2-1 Ropponmatsu, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka