2022.09.22 Thu

We will be holding a video seminar by Mr. Prabda Yoon of Thailand, a past laureate of the Fukuoka Prize!

The 31st Fukuoka Prize 2021 Arts and Culture Prize Laureate Event
Video seminar by Mr. Prabda Yoon
“From Production Sites in Thailand and Fukuoka”

We are inviting Prabda Yoon, a Thai film director and multi-creator who is also a writer, critic, scriptwriter, graphic designer, and artist, to a creative seminar to speak from the perspective of a filmmaker. In Part II of the seminar, young video creators from Fukuoka will also take the stage.

Date: October 29th, 2022 (Sat.)
12:30 Opening
13:00 Start (16:30 Scheduled end time)
Location: Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Ajibi Hall
(Riverain Center Building 8F, 3-1 Shimo Kawabata-machi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka City)
Fee: Free of charge (Advance registration required, first-come-first-serve basis, limited to 100 attendees)
Language: Japanese and English (E > J consecutive interpretation provided)
Registration deadline: First come, first served.
(Part I) “From Filmmaking Sites in Thailand”

We will hold a screening of Mr. Prabda’s short films and he will lead a discussion. We will get to hear Mr. Prabda, who works across national borders and fields, talk about his production activities as well as the current state of filmmaking in Thailand.

– Film to be screened: “Transmissions of Unwanted Pasts” (24 min., Japanese sub) *See below for information on the film.
– Speakers: Prabda Yoon (Thailand), Yoshimasa Jinbo (Japan)
(Part II) “Fukuoka Films from the Perspective of Foreign Filmmakers”

After screening films by young video creators active in Fukuoka, we will have a talk featuring comments from Mr. Prabda.

– Speakers: Prabda Yoon
Yoshimasa Jinbo
Jiro Yoshida
Sotaro Araki
Daisuke So
– Films to be screened: “Rope” (Jiro Yoshida)
From the series “Agent Smith” and “PEN DEVE SCENE” (Sotaro Araki)
“Still I am (Soredmo Watashi Wa)” (Fukuoka 48 Hour Film Project Participating Works)

<FUKUOKA 48 HFP participants to speak>

Organizer: Creative Fukuoka Promotion Council
Co-organizer: Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Yokatopia International Exchange Foundation
Secretariat of Creative Promotion Council