UNITED FOR PEACE FILM FESTIVAL(UFPFF) is a film festival for students held annually around September 21, Peace Day designated by the United Nations (anyone can participate in the event). On the day of the festival, there will be screenings of the 10 finalist films, a jury session, and an awards ceremony.
As a special invitation film, the winner of the PLURAL+UFPFF Award 2021 ‘Everyone Hurts’ by Seohyung Lee will be screened. In addition, the Sapporo International Short Film Festival 2022 will screen a Peace Selection film. Live music related to Peace Day will be performed by singer-songwriter Maiko Ueoku. Suzuka Nakamura, co-founder, co-chair and designer of “KNOW NUKES TOKYO”, a campaign for nuclear weapons abolition, and Mariko Santa, founder of STARs (student organization at Nagasaki University), will speak on Peace Day. The moderator will be Takeshi Ito, President of asobot inc.
Please join the UFPFF 2022 to experience peace from various perspectives through films, talks, and music. Participation is free! We look forward to seeing you there.
On-site participation (Form in Japanese only)
【Event Summary】 ※Registration required
Date: Sunday, September 18, 2022
Time: 15:00-19:30 (Doors open at 14:30)
Venue: Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum Hall
7-8 Hiranomachi, Nagasaki City (access https://nabmuseum.jp/access/)
Organizer: UNITED FOR PEACE FILM FESTIVAL
Support: United Nations Infromation Centre, Nagasaki City, Nagasaki Foundation For the promotion of peace
Grant-in-Aid:KANSAI OSAKA 21ST CENTURY ASSOSIATION
Sponsor: OGGI COMPANY, Forval Corporation, LIFULL Co., Ltd., UNITED PEOPLE, Virgin Group
Satoko Suzuki, Takayuki Nishi
Special Cooperation: PEACE DAY Foundation
Cooperation:PEACE DAY NAGASAKI, Sapporo International Short Film Festival（No Maps | FILM）, Yokohama Community Design Lab
Inquiries: UFPFF https://www.ufpff.com/contact