Official Name

6th Sapporo International Short Film Festival and Market

Common Name

SAPPORO Short Fest 2011(SSF 2011)


Programme Screenings

6 days from Wednesday 5th - Monday 10th October 2011

Short Film Market

4 days from Wednesday 5th - Saturday 8th October 2011

Opening Reception

Tuesday 4th October 2011

Award Ceremony

Sunday 9th October 2011

Screening Venues

Main Screening Venue: Sapporo Plaza 2・5 (Formerly Sapporo TOHO Plaza)

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

Special Screening Venue: Theater KINO

2F Minami 3-jo Grand Bldg., South 3, West 6, Chuo-ku, Sapporo (Tanuki-Koji Shopping Arcade 6)

Market and Event Venue: Event Space Edit

B1F Minami2 Nishi6 Bldg., South 2, West 6, Chuo-ku, Sapporo

Details of the Festival

Programme Screenings

Everyday 10:00-23:30 7 programs/day (About 90 mins/program)
All Night Program Screening: Friday 7th 22:00 - Saturday 8th 7:30

Out of all 2,291 films submitted from 88 countries and regions, 78 films are selected for screening including 62 works for International Competition and 16 films by 4 directors for Filmmaker Section. Each program is about 90 mins featuring 7-8 films. Other out-of-competition programs include Portland Program and Ireland Program.

Short Film Market

4 days from Wednesday 5th - Saturday 8th October
Place: Event Space Edit (B1F Minami2 Nishi6 Bldg., South 2, West 6, 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).

Talk Event Presentation / 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 2011 (Co-Festa 2011): 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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