23-25 Oct, 2018 in IKEBUKURO(22-24 Oct, TIMM in SHIBUYA)

News Release

News Letter

JCS Newsletter Vol.17
JCS2018 Ikebukuro Venue will be the final day tomorrow 25th!
The music market (TIMM) will close today on 24th!

JCS Newsletter Vol.17
JCS2018 Ikebukuro Venue will be the final day tomorrow 25th!
The music market (TIMM) will close today on 24th!
TIFFCOM 2019 date was announced as Oct.22nd to 24th in 2019!
“Japan Now Presentation in TIFFCOM” was held successfully!
TIFFCOM Welcome Party
Event Schedule (Oct 25)
Today’s highlight
Registration and Venue Open Hours
Walk-in Visitor Registration(issued at only Ikebukuro venue)
ID Pick Up QR code Information

TIFFCOM 2019 date was announced as Oct.22nd to 24th in 2019!
TIFFCOM Press Conference was held today at the Ikebukuro venue.
The event dates of TIFFCOM next year was announced as Oct.22nd to 24th in 2019!
Mr. Yasuhi Shiina, representative of TIFFCOM told that the Japan Content Showcase (JCS) 2018 held with TIFFCOM, broke the record for the number of exhibitors with 382 and it has been growing up by year. The registered buyers have increased from Asia especially, almost half of all the buyers. To increase buyers from Europe and North America is challenging for us. We’d like to increase the participants from Europe with cooperation of ANICA (Italian Film Audiovisual And Multimedia Industries Association).
Mr. Shiina also announced that “grand cinema sunsine”, the largest cinema complexes in Tokyo will be opened on July in 2019 near the TIFFCOM Ikebukuro venue and “ Hareza Ikebukuro” with 8 theaters will be completed and the pre-opening of Hareza Ikebukuro will be in October 2019. Mr. Shiina also told that we will make more excitement together through the cooperation of those facilities. In this press conference, Mr.Yukio Takano told that whole Toshima city will support TIFFCOM to be developed in Ikebukuro and the International event to represent Toshima city. Mr. Stabile from ANICA also mentioned that we would like to cooperate with Japan to make ties up more between Italy. We would very much like to make our relationship with UNIJAPAN, organizer of TIFFCOM and Toshima city that Ikebukuro belongs to, more deepen and stronger in the future.

“Japan Now Presentation in TIFFCOM” was held successfully! 
This year’s new project “Japan Now Presentation in TIFFCOM” held the special stage event
“MEET with CREATORS” yesterday.
There was a very long queue even outside of the venue since it’s the great opportunities to be able to connect the remarkable creators directly.The venue was very packed and crowed by standees. In a Q&A session, we could hear multiple questions asking the available territories of the title and remake rights from oversea buyers and producers.
≪Participated Creators≫
Shinichiro Ueda (Dir.), Koji Ichihashi (Pro.): “One Cut of the Dead”
Takahisa Zeze (Dir.), Kazunao Sakaguchi (Pro.) : “The Chrysanthemum and the Guillotine”
Gakuryu Ishii (Dir.), Kazuhiro Ito (Pro.) : “PunkSamurai Slash Down”
Shuichi Okita (Dir.), Keiichi Yoshida (Pro.) : “Mori, The Artist’s Habitat”

TIFFCOM WelcomeParty
TIFFCOM Welcome Party also invited the directors and producers on the stage.
The first day of TIFFCOM was exciting day to have aggressive networking with buyers, exhibitors, press and more.

Event Schedule (Oct 25) 
Seminars schedule
Ikebukuro Venue
(JCS Seminar Room)
MPA/DHU/TIFFCOM Film Workshop(Advance registration required)

Market Screening
Japan Now Presentation
10:00-/ 11:00-/ 12:00-/ 13:00-/ 14:00-/ 15:00-/ 16:00-
(32mins screening as each time, you can see watch the promotional materials such as trailers and footages of works that the remarkable Japanese creators produced.)

10:30-11:30 (2018/60mins/Japan)
※Closed (Buyers, Exhibitors & Press Only)

H Culture 2018 titles
12:15-13:05 (2018/50mins /Korea)

Today’s highlight
Ikenbukuro Venue
Today is the second day of JCS2018 at the Ikebukuro venue. Many people are actively carrying on business negotiations soon after opened the venue.
Each exhibitor booth provides various performance and presentation with
The pavilions and booths of all the countries are also very distinctive and have many prominent eye-catching decorations. Visitors stopped by there and there are very good place to have networking with creating international atmosphere.
Today’s seminar was “Coproduction Forum: Japan – Europe – Asia” and “Streaming Service and Future Financing Model”. The both seminars were filled with many participants’ exciting.

Shibuya Venue
The 15th TIMM is the last day today. The marketplace/seminar held on 22, 23 Oct.
Today, showcase live will be held in TSUTAYA O-EAST Shibuya.
Last night, eight sets of variety of artists showed impressive performances for buyers and visitors gathered from different countries.

Registration and Venue Open Hours
P lease confirm the opening time of registration desk at each venue and market venue.

Walk-in Visitor Registration(issued at only Ikebukuro venue)
“Walk-in” is on-site registration, it’s valid for four days (Ikebukuro/ Shibuya). Your registration photo is not required to bring, because you can take it at the registration desk. Even if you forget to register in advance, if you have this ID badge, you can also participate in various events and seminars.
Fee: JPY 27.000 
Valid period: Oct 22 (Mon)s – 25 (Thu) *Japan Time

ID Pick Up QR code Information
For JCS ID Registrants, please print the QR code and bring it with you when you come to the registration to pick up your ID badge. When you log-in to the MYPAGE and clicks a green button “ID Pick QR code” in the lower left, QR code is displayed. Thank you for your cooperation!
Japan Content Showcase Organizer’s Office
【TEL】 +81-3-6226-3020
facebook of Japan Content Showcase has been updated! Detail