Yamagata City of Film a designated member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network
Yamagata City utilizes Yamagata's film culture and creative industries as a key driver to promote industry, tourism and education.
As a Creative City, we enhance exchange and cooperation with creative cities in Japan and overseas for urban development.
Yamagata Creative Cities International Conference 2021｜The Power of Gastronomy and Film
〈Free Archive Streaming〉In this year's conference, an online symposium under the theme of "The Power of Gastronomy and Film" was held and live-streamed in collaboration with Tsuruoka, a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, during the Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival 2021. This is an archive of the live streaming subtitled in English.
View People View Cities – The World of Creative Cities
Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival 2023 [October, 2023] Special ProgramAs UNESCO Creative City of Film from Japan, Yamagata City is pleased to announce an open call for exceptional films about cities and people.
Hosted by Yamagata City and the Yamagata Creative City Promotion Council, this event aims to present a program of exceptional films from the cities designated by the UNESCO Creative Cities Network in the field of Film.