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We have received so many submissions. It reached more than 3,200 submissions so far. It is a record number of films since we changed regulations in 2010 that only accept 1 year production period.
The submissions are still growing and we have received many e-mail messages asking if we received their dvd on time.

We have received so many dvds and it takes time to check all the entry forms and dvds.
Those who submitted from shortfilmsdepot.com please login to shortfilmsdepot.com and check your submission status. We change each submission status to < Reception confirmed > when we finish checking entry forms. The submission from Spotrights.jp also capable to check each submission status. But checking entry forms and dvds take time, it might take 3 to 5 days.
Before you send a message asking if your dvd has arrived, please check your submission status.

SAPPORO Short Fest, festival office will move to new place.
If you are sending your dvd please send to new address below. And We are not able to reply emails promptly from 29 March to 2 April.
And please do not send DL URL link we are not capable of DL each files.

New Address
SAPPORO Short Fest, Festival Office
Inter x cross Creative Center, 1F
1-1, 5-1 Higashi-Sapporo Shiroishi-ku
Sapporo, 003-0005 Japan


We have started preview films but so many good films...
We are hoping to announce official selections in late June.

Thank you for your submission.




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For our 8th edition of Sapporo International Short Film festival & Market we start taking new submissions from today Dec 6 until March 31. please submit your short film from Spotright.jp


Requirements
- Filmmakers of all nationalities are welcome to submit.
- All films submitting One Title section must be less than 30 minutes (including credit rolls and others) .
- For submitting Filmmakers' section all the films must be less than 40 minutes.
- All films must have English title. The Festival only uses and announces English title.
- All films submitted to the "One Title section" must be completed after January 1st, 2012.
- For the "Filmmaker section," older films (finished before January 2012) can be included.
- Fill in all required fields of the entry form using English.
- Films submitted online will be given original ID and Password from SAPPORO Shot Fest's Entry Management System "Spotrights.jp". For managing and modifying your entry information, please login to the "Spotrights".
- For the entry, please send evaluation preview copy of your film.
- For producing Japanese subtitles please send also English dialogue list on CD-R along with entry form and preview DVD or upload it on Spotrights.jp


PDF-Icon_48-02.jpg SAPPORO Short Fest 2013 Submission Regulations

Please submit your film from Spotrights.jp
OR if you have account please submit from shortfilmdepot.com

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プレスリリース 2012.0622

SSF2012 Official Selections, International Competition Short List
第7回 札幌国際短編映画祭 / SAPPOROショートフェスト2012、オフィシャル・セレクション

PDF-Icon_48-02.jpg SSF 2012 Official Selections PDF, English version

PDF-Icon_48-02.jpg SSF 2012 オフィシャル・セレクション日本語版 PDF


FILMMAKERS' SECTION

Mr. Mohammadreza Hajipour: Portugal
Mr. Don Hertzfeldt: USA
Ms. Aya Brown, Mr. Jason Brown: USA
Mr. Johannes Nyholm: Sweden

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SAPPORO Short Fest Committee is pleased to announce "CGM Award" for Hatsune Miku's 5th anniversary.

PRESS Release CGM Award PDF

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Hatsune Miku, the symbol of CGM, is celebrating her 5th anniversary soon so we hold "CGM Award presented by SAPPORO Short Fest" to highlight "DOGA-SHI" (video creators).


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For our 7th edition of Sapporo International Short Film festival & Market we started taking new submissions from today Dec 26 until March 15 March 31. *Extended deadline.



SSF2012 Call for Entry Flyer, English PDF: 6MB

SSF2011 Photo Digest


Please submit your film from our submission management server Spotrights.jp
OR if you have account please submit from
Shortfilmdepot.com


If you do not have Spotright's account please create it and register your film.

SSF2012 REGULATIONS Eng.pdf *Extended deadline.


Spotright / Easy Sign Up page to creat your Filmmaker / Distributer account


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You will receive your Password for login Spotrights.jp

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Please login with your mail address and password.
Please register your films first, then you are ready to submit to Sapporo Short Fest 2012.

Deadline for the online submission is March 15th.




Sapporo Peace Award Competition
Please submit your film from Spotrights.jp

SSF2012 Open Call


Sapporo Peace Award

The year 2012 will mark the 20th anniversary of the Sapporo Peace Declaration. In light of the purpose of the declaration, the Peace Award will be given to the film which provides the audience with an opportunity to think about peace and their roles toward creating a peaceful world as well as contributing to peace education for children. We are looking forward to many submissions for this award.

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We posted our photo digest on Picasa, please take a look. The Award ceremony photos will be posted soon.

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SAPPORO Short Fest Committee announces SSF2011 Official Selection Competition Shortlist.


The Festival's selecting committee selected 4 filmmakers for Filmmakers' Section and 47 films for International and Family & Children programme and 11 films for Japan National Programme from One Title Section.


And we would like to express our appreciation for all the submissions. The festival office also proudly announces "Selecting Committee's Festival Favorites". All the film gave us great pleasure and difficult time to select. It serves as recommended list for short film market as well.


International Competition
Filmmakers' Sction: 4 filmmakers

One Title Section: 58 Films
International Programme A to F : 35 Films + Family & children : 12 Films
National Programme A & B: 11 Films

Hokkaido Competition
Hokkaido Selection: 4 Films


Out of Competition
Japan Off Theater:43 Films


SSF2011 Official Selection Shortlist PDF

SSF2011 Selecting Committee's Festival Favorites PDF




We started taking new submissions from our market and submission management server Spotrights.jp

If you do not have Spotright's account please create it and register your film.

SSF2011 REGULATIONS Eng.pdf


Spotright / Easy Sign Up page to creat your Filmmaker / Distributer account


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You will receive your Password for login Spotrights.jp

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Please login with your mail address and password.
Please register your films first, then you are ready to submit to Sapporo Short Fest 2011.

Deadline for the online submission is April 5th.

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