2000-01-06 | YIDFF ’99 Award Winners
Encore Film Screening Information  Jan. 8, 9, 16

Over a period of three days--January 8th, 9th, and 16th, we will be running encore screenings of award winning films. International Competition and New Asian Currents films will be the focus.

January 8th (Sat) New Asian Currents

12:30~13:48 BEIJING COTTONG FLUFFER (Award of Excellence)
         Zhu Chuan-ming/1999/CHINA/Video/78 min

14:00~15:34 OLD MEN (Award of Excellence)
        Lina Yang Tian-yi/1997/CHINA/Video/94 min

15:50~16:39 SWIMMING ON THE HIGHWAY (Ogawa Shinsuke Prize)
        Wu Yao-tung/1998/TAIWAN/Video/49 min

January 9th (Sun) International Competition

10:00~11:48 THE UNDERGROUND ORCHESTRA (Special Prize of Jury)
        Heddy Honigmann/1997/THE NETHERLANDS/108 min

12:30~16:38 BELFAST, MAINE (Prize of Excellence)
        Frederick Wiseman/1999/U.S.A./248 min

January 16th (Sun) International Competition

10:00~11:23 LIVING AMONGST LIONS (Citizens' Prize)
        Sigve Endresen/1998/NORWAY/83 min

11:35~12:45 SWEEP IT UP, SWIG IT DOWN (Runer-up Prize)
        Gerd Kroske/1997/GERMANY/70 min

13:30~14:47 HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MR. MOGRABI (Runer-up Prize)
        Avi Mograbi/1999/ISRAEL/77 min

15:00~16:29 IMAGES OF THE ABSENCE (The Grand Prize)
        German Kral/1998/GERMANY/89 min

*There will be one screening per ticket
*All films will be screened with English and Japanese subtitles

Place: Yamagata Documentary Film Library Preview Room
    (Big Wing 3rd Floor)
    *From Yamagata St. approx. 20 mins by bus, 15 mins by taxi
    *From Uzen-chitose St. approx. 20 mins on foot

Cost: 700 yen per film
    (Film Festival Friends Association Members 500 yen)
    3000 yen for Unlimited Screening Pass
    (Obtainable on the day of screening)

YIDFF Organizing Committee Office (023-666-4480)
e-mail: info@yidff.jp