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27th Tokyo International Film Festival to Open on Oct. 23. Prominent Stars’ Appearances Are Confirmed!

This year, the appearances of
Hollywood filmmakers such as John Lasseter and Tim Burton and
Japanese filmmakers such as Takeshi Kitano and Hideaki Anno are
confirmed as well as prominent guests from around the world!
We are planning many events for opportunities to meet them
such as our opening carpet ceremony, events at Roppongi Hills Arena,
stage appearances and Q&A to bring our film festival more excitement!
To lead off 2020 Tokyo Olympic, we will transmit “TOKYO” to all over the world!

The 27th Tokyo International Film Festival Guest List
◆International Competition Jury
James Gunn
John H. Lee, Robert Luketic, Eric Khoo,
Debbie Mcwilliams, Hiroshi Shinagawa

◆SAMURAI Award recipients
Takeshi Kitano, Tim Burton
◆Opening Film “Big Hero 6
John Lasseter (Executive Producer), Don Hall (Director),
Chris Williams (Director), Roy Conli (Producer),
Miho Kanno, Kotaro Koizumi

◆Closing Film “PARASYTE
◆”The World of Hideaki Anno”
Hideaki Anno (Director)
◆“PIKMIN Short Movies
Shigeru Miyamoto (Executive Producer)
◆”Pale Moon
Daihachi Yoshida (Director), Rie Miyazawa,
Sosuke Ikematsu

Mamoru Oshii (General Director)
◆”The Expendables 3
Patrick Hughes (Director), Kellan Lutz
◆”MIRACLE: Devil Claus’ Love and Magic
Isshin Inudo (Director), Masaki Aiba, Nana Eikura,
Han Hyo joo, Toma Ikuta

◆”The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet
Jean-Pierre Jeunet (Director), Kyle Catlett
Olivier Nakache (Director), Omar Sy
◆”Ultra Seven
Ultraman, Ultra Seven, Ultraman A, Ultraman Taro,
Zoffy and more

◆Festival Muse
Miki Nakatani
◆Festival Navigator
Azusa Okamoto, Harry Sugiyama
and more. . .

* Please note above scheduled guest list is as of October 10th and
it is subject to change.

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KEIRIN.JPThe 27th Tokyo International Film Festival will be held with funds provided by Japan Keirin Association.TIFF History
26th Tokyo International Film Festival(2013)