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2010 Festival Summary


Official Name

5th Sapporo International Short Film Festival and Market

Common Name

SAPPORO Short Fest 2010 (SSF 2010)


Programme Screenings

6 days from Wednesday 6th - Monday 11th October 2010

Short Film Market

4 days from Wednesday 6th - Saturday 9th October 2010

Opening Reception

Tuesday 5th October 2010

Award Ceremony

Sunday 10th October 2010

Screening Venues

Main Screening Venue

Special Odori Venue: White Rock Theater Odori West 2, Chuo-ku, Sapporo (Odori Park 2)

Special Screening Venue

Sapporo TOHO PlazaSouth 2, West 5, Chuo-ku, Sapporo (Tanuki-Koji Shopping Arcade 5)

Theater KINO2F, Minami 6-jyo Grand Bldg., South 3, West 6, Chuo-ku, Sapporo (Tanuki-Koji Shopping Arcade 6)

Market Venue

IKEUCHI Special Screening Venue


Event Space Edit

Details of the Festival

Programme Screenings

Everyday 10:00-21:30 6 programmes/day (About 90 mins/programme)

All Night Programme Screening: Friday 8th 22:00 - Saturday 9th 7:30

Out of all 2,781 films submitted from 87 countries and regions, 82 films are selected for screening including 57 works for International Competition and 25 films by 7 directors for Filmmaker Section. Each programme is about 90 mins featuring 7-8 films. Other out-of-competition programmes include Hokkaido Programme, a special invitation programme, and Midnight Shorts for adult, a new programme from this year.

Short Film Market

4 days from Wednesday 6th - Saturday 9th October

Place: Special Screening Venue, IKEUCHI Department Store 7F, South 1 West 2-18, Chuo-ku, Sapporo

A market place for short film business negotiations. Passes are issued to companies and businesses, with which preview booths are available (fees applicable). Screenings and presentations of available film works for the market (TBA).

Seminars / Forums / Workshops

Place: Event Space Edit

Presentations by Filmmakers and workshops are planned to take place.


Challenge 25 Campaign Challenge Registered Organisations

JAPAN International Contents Festival 2010 (Co-Festa 2010): Partner events


About tickets and programmes

Sapporo Call Center (Japanese only) TEL : 011-222-4894(8:00~21:00)

Other Enquiries

SAPPORO Short Fest Committee

Interxcross Creative Center

Toyohira 1-12-1-12, Toyohira-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 062-0091 JAPAN

Tel: +81 11-817-8924 / Fax: +81 11-812-6550 or +81 11-817-8912

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