September 24, 2015

PFF Award 2015 result

To discover new filmmaking talent, "PFF AWARD"

The PFF Award Competition is the main feature of Pia Film Festival, which was launched in 1977. It places no restrictions whatsoever on the eligibility of its entrants and completely disregards their nationality, age, or sex; whether the film entered is on film or video; how long or short it is; or whether it is a drama, a documentary, or animation. In this regard, PFF Award is the most open of all competitions in the world's film festival circuit. Anyone can participate in this competition. *Total entries to date: 20,823 *Total Award winning works to date: 612

Grand Prize
The prize goes to a promising director of the film.(Winner will receive
1,000,000 Yen)
A road by Daichi Sugimoto

※The film will be shown at 28th Tokyo International Film Festival from Oct 22 to 31

Runner up Award
This prize goes to a progressive director of the film whose talent is
expected a level of Grand Prize.(Winner will receive 200,000 Yen.)
Moonlight Honeymoon by Taro Tominaga

Special Jurys' Award
This prize goes to a director of the film who has the most considerable
talent expected in the future.(Three winners who each will receive 100,000
Yen.)
The Lie and the Taint by Yuko Igari
Goron,Batan,Q by Kan Yamamoto
I'm an Artist by Raita Yabushita

Entertainment Award (Horipro prize)
This prize goes to the film with the highest aspect of entertainment.
deep tastes by Kohei Nakayama

Gemstone Award (Nikkatsu prize)
This prize goes to the most progressive and daring film made beyond the
common ideas of filmmaking.
deep tastes by Kohei Nakayama

Cinema Fan Award (Pia Eiga Seikatsu prize)
This prize goes to the film which the audience jury expects the screening in theaters most.
deep tastes by Kohei Nakayama

Audience Award
This prize goes to the film which the audience jury expects the screening in
theaters most.
The Name of the Whale by Fumito Fujikawa

The Japan P.E.N Club Award
This prize goes to a director whose activities are desirable for Japanese
film industry.
The Name of the Whale by Fumito Fujikawa

※The result page in Japanese is here.

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