This program aims to train young actors/actresses in Japan through the actual lectures by director, sword action choreographer, cinematographer, costume director and make up artist.“Actors Lab” will provide lectures of traditional style of acting, behavior and manner too. Participants will wear JIDAIGEKI costume and shooting their own stills or short movie piece for their next audition and project in near future. The participants can also communicate with young filmmakers from all over the world. We hope that this program will be a meaningful opportunity for aspiring filmmakers in this ever-changing visual arts world.

This year’s lecturers
・Taiji Inoue/井上泰治:Director ”Mito Komon” TV series etc,
・Toshio Sugawara/菅原俊夫: Sword Action Choreographer ” The Yagyu Conspiracy” etc, Special Award in Japan Academy Award
・Shigeru Ishihar/石原興: Cinematographer, Director ” Ghost Story of Yotsuya – Chushingura Version”1994, Best Cinematographer in Japan Academy Award etc
・Takashi Matsuda/松田孝: Costume “Makai tenshô :Samurai Reincarnation” 1981 etc, Special Award in Japan Academy Award
・Koji Ohmura/大村弘二: Make up “The Haunted Samurai” 2007 etc,

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