Summary

The 23rd Japan Media Arts Festival closed entries on October 4, 2019. As last time, the festival saw enthusiastic participation with a total of 3,566 works submitted. 1,916 international entries from 106 countries and regions. These numbers reflect the festival’s increasing international recognition as a showcase that widely presents diverse and contemporary artistic expressions in the field of Media Arts (Media Geijutsu in Japanese).

Entry Period : 2019.8.1-10.14

Total Number : 3,566 Works

  • Total number

    • Art Division

      Interactive art: 228
      Media installations: 230
      Video works: 513
      Video installations: 118
      Graphic art: 746
      Internet art: 62
      Media performances: 70
      Total: 1,967

    • Entertainment Division

      Games: 46
      Video / sound works: 214
      Multimedia productions: 55
      Products: 43
      Websites
      Applications: 32
      Total: 390

    • Animation Division

      Animated feature films, Animated TV series, Videos for streaming: 101
      Animated short films: 442
      Total: 543

    • Manga Division

      Comics published in book form, Comics published in a magazine: 557
      Comics published online: 53
      Self-published comics: 56
      Total: 666

  • Entries from Abroad

    • 1,916 works from 106 countries and regions

      * last time's festival received 2,453 works from 101 countries and regions

      Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Cameroon, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba, Czech, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyz, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Hong Kong, Palestine, Taiwan(Alphabetical order)