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Who can apply?
All authors who’s films meet criteria, no matter degree, experience, nationality, age, etc.

・Film length: 24:59 minutes
Genre: Not Specified
Country of origin: Japan / Serbia (1. Film can be either made in Japan / Serbia or/and; 2. Film can have authentic cultural story background from Japan / Serbia. Applications do not restrict other nationality authors to apply festival in case their work meets one of previous two criteria).
Year of production: Al works which meet criteria made after year of 2000
Video format: wmv, avi, mp4, Mpeg, Asf,, no larger than 1.6GB (Mov and 4K videos are not acceptable)
Topic: Taboo (no restrictions of how this topic is implemented)
Authors previously applied at JSFF: YES
Films previously submitted to JSFF: NO
Individual Authors: YES
Group of Authors: YES

JSFF2017 will have three awards:
Best film Award
Taboo Japan Award
Taboo Serbia Award

Application Procedure 
The Application attachment should contain
Completed application form in English (required) and Japanese / Serbian (desirable)
・YouTube or Vimeo link of the film with English subtitles (provide password if any)
Film trailer (not mandatory)
Directors Photo
Film Poster
Still images

Send to here
email address :

NOTE: Authors of films selected for screening will be obligated to submit Screening file according eligibility instructions (not larger than1.6GB), and English subtitles in .SRT or .TXT format

You can submit your film until September 10th, 00:00h

Application form

Please download from here!

Applicant Information:

Date Of Birth:
Phone Number:
Short Bio: ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ 
Film Information 
Awards (if any): 
State if this is the first film by this director: 
Brief Synopsis of Film: (If you need more room, please attach an additional page) ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________ 
Disclaimer I understand that submission of my work authorizes the Japanese Serbian Film festival (JSFF) to use the work for exhibition, education, and/or publicity purposes related to the festival; that JSFF will handle the prints, and accompanying PR and supporting materials with a maximum of care but cannot be held liable for any damages or loss during shipping, use, preview, or screening; and that JSFF is also not responsible for any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, or royalty infringement related to the work. 
Signature: _____________________________________
Date: ______________________