Yokohama Film Festival

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Yokohama Film Festival
Location Yokohama, Japan

The Yokohama Film Festival (ヨコハマ映画祭 Yokohama eigasai?) is an annual awards ceremony held in Japan.[1] The first festival, held on February 3, 1980, was a small affair by fans and film critics.[2] Ten films are chosen as the best of the year and various awards are given to personnel.



  • Best Film
  • Best Actor
  • Best Actress
  • Best Supporting Actor
  • Best Supporting Actress
  • Best Director
  • Best New Director
  • Best Screenplay
  • Best Cinematographer
  • Best Newcomer
  • Special Jury Prize
  • Best New Actor
  • Best New Actress


  1. ^ "Yokohama Film Festival". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2009-04-18. 
  2. ^ 横浜の日本映画シーンを活性化する!: ファン手づくりの「ヨコハマ映画祭」の全貌 (in Japanese). Yokohama Keizai Shimbun. 2005-02-10. Retrieved 2009-04-19. 

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