Jury / Awards

TOKYO FILMeX Competition

This year’s TOKYO FILMeX Competition will present 10 new films by the best emerging filmmakers in Asia. The Jury that consists of five international film professionals will judge the films in this program, and the following prizes will be announced at the award ceremony in the evening of November 30th.

Grand Prize: The winning film's director will receive 1,000,000 yen.

Special Jury Prize: The winning film's director will receive 500,000 yen.

TOKYO FILMeX Competition Jury:

*The jury members

SHU Kei (Hong Kong / Film Director, Scriptwriter, Producer)

Behnaz JAFARI (Iran / Actress)

KURIGAMI Kazumi  (Japan / Photographer)

Samal YESLYAMOVA (Kazakhstan / Photographer)

Audience Award

The award-winning film is chosen from all of the section after the vote of the audience. (expect the Closing film and FILMeX Classics)

Student Jury Prize

*The jury members
WATANABE Asato (Tokyo University of the Arts)
KITAGWA Miku (Tokyo Gakugei University)
KIMURA Shobu (Keio University)