Press Accreditation

The 30th Tokyo International Film Festival will be held from October 25 to November 3, 2017.
Please see below for accreditation procedures.

All members of the media need to be accredited in advance in order to cover the Tokyo International Film Festival.
You will need to have either "Press Pass A" or "Press Pass B" issued with a QR Code.

・For those who are registering for the first time, click "Click here to APPLY/LOG IN" below to move to the application page.
・For those who have registered and been issued a press pass in previous years, have your Login ID/PASSWORD ready and click "Click here to APPLY/LOG IN".

Select from "Press Pass A" or "Press Pass B"

ACCESS Press Pass A Press Pass B
You will gain access to the following information/ functions/areas. Journalists and TV/Radio directors and producers are to select this. All technical crew members including camera operators and sound engineers are to select this.
P&I Screenings -
Stage Appearances
Press Conferences
Press Center
TIFF Press Kit -
TIFF Press Releases
Japan Content Showcase
Market Screenings -

There may be exceptions.
* Please avoid using a shared email address (such as info@) as an individual e-mail address is required for personal verification for Press Pass.
* Members of the press who apply for Press Pass A are soon required to submit their coverage of film from the past one year.
* If you wish to have access to press releases and other information in the English language, make sure to select "English" from webpage language preferences, and use the English form to apply and register.

Application Deadline and Contact Information

The deadline for press pass accreditation for TIFF is Friday, September 22, 2017.
* For those who require assistance for Entry Visa, the deadline will be Friday, September 15.
For inquiries and further information, please contact:

Press Pass Pickup

Information on where/when/how to receive your Press Pass will be posted on the TIFF official website and also sent to your registered email address at a later date.

*There have been cases of unauthorized sharing of Press Passes and false identity registrations in recent years.
These behavior will lead to having your Press Pass confiscated and future applications denied.

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