September, 2022

“Dozens of Norths” Official Selection: 46h Ottawa International Animation Festival
Canada, Ottawa, 2022.09.21-25 » Site

"Polar Bear Bears Boredom": 1st VAF Viborg Animation Festival
2020.09.21-27, Denmark, Viborg » Site

16th CAMERA JAPAN Festival
Holland, Rotterdam: 2022.09.22-2, Amsterdam: 2022.09.29-10.02
“Dozens of Norths” Official Selection

International Jury, Director in FocusKoji YAMAMURA, Opening Film “Dozens of Norths”: 8th Taichung International Animation Festival
taiwan, 2022.09.23-28 » Site
Hamamatsu Animation Festival 2022
Program A|Welcome to the World of Animation - Featuring Japanese Films - Screening of Satie's "Parade"
2022.09.25 11:30- Live House Window Frame » Site

2nd Electric Shadows Asian Film Festival
Belgium, 2022.09.29-2023.02.10 » Site

October 2022

“Dozens of Norths” Official Selection: 36th Image Forum Festival
East Asian Experimental Competition
Kyoto: 10.07-13, » Site

Jury for 1st ACID'ANIMÉ FEST, 2022.10.01, France » Site

32nd Biennial of Animation Bratislava, Slovakia, 2022.10.03-09
Legendy animácie – Koji Yamamura » Site, Dozens of Norths » Site
17th InDPanda International Film Festival
China, Hong Kong, 2022.10.06-11.05
“Dozens of Norths” Official Selection
55th SITGES International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia
2022.10.06-16, Spain
Anima't section competition
“Dozens of Norths” Spanish Premiere
39th Japanese Film Festival 2022
2022.10.07-31, Singapore
Official Selection
“Dozens of Norths” Singapore Premiere

13th Cairo International Animation Forum
Egypt, 2022.10.17-22
“Polar Bear Bears Boredom” and “Dozens of Norths” Official Selection

“In the Big Yard inside the Teeny-Weeny Pocket”: 10th Primanima World Festival of First Animations, Hungary, 2022.10 » Site

KOCHI ADATAN film Festival
"Koji Yamamura Special +1", Koji Yamamura and Honami Yano Online Talk
2022.09.03 » Site
"Polar Bear Bears Boredom": 33rd Cinemagic International Film Festival
UK, 2022.10.01-31 » Site

Cinema 3/99
games and toys program: “Kid’s Castle”
 8 and 9 of October / 29 and 30 of October / 12 and 13 of November 2022
At CCCB (Center of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona, Spain) » Site

Ehime International Film Festival
(B) intoroduce Independent Animation
~Animation Artist Honami Yano + Koji Yamamura's Works~ (Talk Guest: Honami Yano)
9 October, 2022 (Sun) 14:00- IYO Yume Mirai Kan » Site

“Dozens of Norths” & “Polar Bear Bears Boredom”
13th Cairo International Animation Forum
2022.10.17-22 » Site

“Polar Bear Bears Boredom”
5th Animario, Madrid´s International Contemporary Animation Festival 2022
Spain, 2022.10.20-23, Site

“Polar Bear Bears Boredom” has been selected at the 5th Animario, Madrid´s International Contemporary Animation Festival 2022
Spain, 2022.10.20-23 » Site

South Korean premiere: “Dozens of Norths” has been selected the Feature Competition at the 24th Bucheon International Animation Festival in 21-25th Oct. 2022 » Site

Lecture and reference screening 'Animal allegories in Starevich and Chauveau's 'Fox Tales''.
29 Octber 2022, ToyFilm Museum, Kyoto, capacity 25 people, participation fee 2,000 yen (admission included) » Site

November 2022
“Polar Bear Bears Boredom” Official selection
XXVIII Minsk International Film Festival "Listapad”, Belarus, 2022.11, Site

“Polar Bear Bears Boredom” Officials selection
6th Still Voices Short Film Festival
Ireland, Longford, 2022.11.09-13 » Site

"A Child Metaphysics”: at Barcelona and Madrid Children's Film Festival
November the 5th to the 20th, and partly online from December the 22nd and January the 8th, through the Catalan FILMIN platform » Site
“Dozens of Norths” at the International Competition Feature Films at the 46th CINANIMA - International Animated Film Festival in Portugal, 2022.11.07-13 » Site

Tokyo University of the Arts Graduate School of Film and New Media Open Lecture
Introduction to Contemporary Animation
- A Brief Introduction to Contemporary Animated Short Films - 2022
37th Lecture: The Pärn School? Artists Studying in Estonia
Lecturer: Akira Arimochi, Koji Yamamura
November 12 (Sat) Doors open: 4:00 P.M. - 4:30 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
Films: "Plug & Play" by Michael Frei, Switzerland, “Polka Dot Boy" directed by Nihei Sarina, Japan, “Deforming after Transforming" by Fukumi Nakazawa, Japan, “Regular" directed by Nata Metlukh, USA/Ukraine, “Cucumber" directed by Leonid Shmelkov, Russia
Pre-order period: Tuesday, October 18, 10:00 - Thursday, November 10, 18:00 » Site

“Dozens of Norths” Official Selection: 20th Ottobre Giapponese
Portugal, 2022.11.18
Official Selection

“Dozens of Norths” Official Selection: 36th Image Forum Festival
East Asian Experimental Competition
Nagoya: 11.25-27 » Site
24th Bucheon International Animation Festival
Korea, Bucheon, 2022.10.21-25
Official Selection: Feature Competition at BIAF2022
South Korean Premiere

“Polar Bear Bears Boredom” Official selection
41 e édition du Festival du cinéma international en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Canada, 2022.10.29 » Site

“Polar Bear Bears Boredom” Official selection
19th London International Animation Festival(LIAF 2022)
UK, 2022.11.25-12.04, Site
December 2022
Miyazawa Kenji Original Picture Book Exhibition "Chief of Police Who Likes to Poisonous Fishing"
Illustration : Yamamura Koji
Saturday, December 10 - Sunday, January 22, 2023
Venue: F-ritz Art Center / Gallery
Closed: Tuesdays (or the following day if the day falls on a national holiday)
Hours: 11:00-18:00 (during shortened hours)

Yamamura Animation, Inc.
Tokyo, Japan
Yamamura Koji