- Opening Ceremony, Awards Ceremony
- New Komian Club
- Publishing daily festival newsletter “SPUTNIK”
New Komian Club
Komian Club is YIDFF’s beloved and world-renowned night-time festival hangout since 1993. This meeting place for festival audiences and guests, locals and film professionals alike will be revived in a new location this year! The new venue is Restaurant Sanjusangendo on the 2nd floor of the Yamagata Nanokamachi Washington Hotel.