Forum 1

13th March 11:00~12:00

“What  Is A Tourism Film Festival?”

There are many international tourism film festivals around the world, and the 18 prestigious festivals form a festival committee called “cifft” (the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals).

http://cifft.com

Mr. Francisco Dias, the founder and director of ART&TUR which is a leading international tourism film festival in Portugal and one of the cifft members. He will talk about the significance of international tourism film festivals and what cifft is, as we also aim to join the cifft.

During this session, we will show an award winning Catalonia’s tourism film which is the World’s Best Tourism Film of cifft 2018.

Francisco Dias(ART&TUR)”ART&TUR and Cifft”

Akihiro Kashima (Setsunan University)

Tsuyoshi Kigawa (Director of  JWTFF)

Francisco Dias
Francisco DiasDirector of ART&TUR
Asociate professor of ESTM – politécnico de Leiria. Founder and director of ART & TUR, a leading international tourism film festival in Portugal.
Akihiro Kashima
Akihiro KashimaSetsunan University
A professor of Setsunan University. Specialized in urban research of Spanish colonies and study from a view point of urban history.
Tsuyoshi Kigawa
Tsuyoshi KigawaDirector of JWTFF/Wakayama University
Associate Professor of Faculty of Tourism, Wakayama University, a researcher of tourism films. Representative of executive committee of Japan World’s Tourism Film Festival.

Forum 2

13th March  15:00~16:30

“How to attract tourists mutually between Taiwan and Japan”

Both provincial area of Taiwan and Japan are expecting to receive more tourists from Japan and Taiwan. How can those areas in both countries cooperate together directly and benefit each other actively?  We discuss solutions during this session.

Mitsutoshi Tanaka  

Mitsutoshi Tanaka, Filmmakers and/or Tourism Industry Leaders from Taiwan (TBD) 

Mitsutoshi Tanaka
Mitsutoshi TanakaFilm Director
Known for Kainan 1890 (2015) – nominated for Director of the Year at 39th Japan Academy Awards, Rikyû ni tazuneyo (2013) – the Best Artistic Contribution Film of World Competition at 37th Montreal World Film Festival and Kewaishi (2001).

DJI Premium Session

13th March 17:30~18:30

“Why Did A Drone Manufacturer Make Tourism Films for the Local Governments?”

– Product Promotion and Tourism Promotion-

Introduce the examples of how private enterprise producing drone made tourism promotional films with local governments.

Ryo Yamashita (DJI JAPAN)
Creative Strategist

Ryo YamashitaCreative Strategist
DJI JAPAN

Forum3

14th March 10:45~11:40

“The Cutting Edge of the Digital Marketing”

Induction of customers by using digital technology has been a mainstream for DMO all over the world, which could be a solution to over tourism. More and more contents will be digitized. Professionals will discuss what tourism films can do for the upcoming era.

Keisuke Suyama(Kansai University)

Tsuneaki Onishi(Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.)

Hidekazu Kasahara(Kyoto University)

Keisuke Suyama
Keisuke SuyamaKansai University
Professor of Faculty of Business and Commerce, Kansai University, a leading researcher of Brand Marketing in Japan.
Tsuneaki Onishi
Tsuneaki OnishiDai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
Has been working on the Digital Marketing operations.
Hidekazu Kasahara
Hidekazu KasaharaKyoto University
Senior Lecturer of Academic Center for Computing and Media Studies, Kyoto University, a researcher of Tourism Informatics such as Smart Tourism.

Forum4

14th March 13:45~15:00

“Image Culture and Tourism Film”

In Japan, we have not defined what “Tourism Film” is, and it’s called in many ways. The professionals of film-making will discuss what tourism film is.

Kanzi Sudo (Film maker) –   “From the World of Music Video”

Makoto Matsuzaki (Movie activist/Broadcast writer)

Junko Ogasawara (Project leader of Takehachi Cinema Project)

Kanzi Sudo
Kanzi SudoFilm maker
Directed numbers of music videos for well known Japanese singers and TV commercials.
Makoto Matsuzaki
Makoto MatsuzakiMovie activist/TV writer
Junko Ogasawara
Junko OgasawaraProject leader of Takehachi Cinema Project

Forum5

14th March 16:40~18:00

“The Future of Tourism Film and the Role of Japan World’s Tourism Film Festival”

Japan World’s Tourism Film Festival is the first film festival specialized in Tourism Films. Talk about the future of Tourism films through reviewing  award-winnings.

Presenters

Francisco Dias(ART&TUR)

Masaki Yamashita (JTB Tourism Research & Consulting Co.)

Chiara Terzuolo (All About Japan)

Seigen Mori ( Kiyomizu-dera temple / Taisanji temple)

Yoshiko Nomura (Setsunan University)

Tsuyoshi Kigawa(Directer of Japan World’s Tourism Film Festival)

Francisco Dias
Francisco DiasDirector of ART&TUR
Asociate professor of ESTM – politécnico de Leiria. Founder and director of ART & TUR, a leading international tourism film festival in Portugal.
Masaki Yamashita
Masaki YamashitaJTB Tourism Research & Consulting CO.
Chief researcher of JTB Tourism Research & Consulting Co., specialized in formulation of planning and strategy for regional activation with tourism, human resources development and tourism product development.
Chiara Terzuolo
Chiara TerzuoloAll About Japan 編集長
Head editor of All About Japan, Online Marketing, Content Specialist and Travel Writer.
Seigen Mori
Seigen Mori Kiyomizu-dera temple / Taisanji temple
Yoshiko Nomura
Yoshiko NomuraSetsunan University
Asociate professor of Faculty of Economy, Setsunan University, a researcher of business science(theory of organizational behavior) and Tourism.
Tsuyoshi Kigawa
Tsuyoshi KigawaDirector of Japan World’s Tourism Film Festival
Associate Professor of Faculty of Tourism, Wakayama University, a researcher of tourism films. Representative of executive committee of Japan World’s Tourism Film Festival.