During the 6 days of October 31 to November 5, 2022, the talent development and networking program “Talents Tokyo 2022” will be held by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Arts Council Tokyo and the Talents Tokyo Organizing Committee, in cooperation with Berlinale Talents and in collaboration with Goethe-Institut Tokyo.
Talents Tokyo brings together 15 upcoming promising filmmakers and producers (Talents), who will receive lectures from film experts at the forefront of cinema that will share their experiences as a professional. Each participant will bring one developing project, which the four main experts and other local industry professionals will analyze on its various aspects, such as directing, producing and investment viability.
As the main event of the program, participants will publicly present his/her project on Nov. 3 which will be eligible for the Talents Tokyo Award. (Registration required for viewing. Details to be announced)
Today, we are happy to announce this year’s 15 Talents and 4 Main Experts selected under this year’s theme: “(Re) Opening.”
Additionally, we announce this year’s recipients of the alumni support program: “Next Masters Support Program”. Under this program, Talents Tokyo will award a Project Development Fund grant or an International Promotion Fund grant to the selected projects.
Full press release (PDF) is available here.
Announcement: Participants (Talents) and Experts Announced for TALENTS TOKYO 2022, 9 projects selected for the “NEXT MASTERS SUPPORT PROGRAM”, an initiative to support the alumni
Please see here for the detail of this program.