Press Accreditation

The 34th Tokyo International Film Festival will be held from October 30 (Sat) to November 8 (Mon), 2021.
Please see below for accreditation procedures.

Our measures for preventing the spread of novel coronavirus

The 34th TIFF is committed to carrying out infection prevention measures based on the guidelines set by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Japan Association of Theatre Owners. We will take every measure to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to secure the safety of press members. In addition, with the cooperation of our medical supporter, "I Check," we will also be conducting antigen testing for TIFF staff.

All members of the press need to be accredited in advance in order to cover the Tokyo International Film Festival.
You will need to have either "Press Pass A" or "Press Pass B" issued with a QR Code.

・"Click here to APPLY/LOG IN" below to move to the application page.
・If you have applied and issued a press pass in previous years, have your ID/PASSWORD ready and click "Click here to APPLY/LOLOG IN".

Select from "Press Pass A" or "Press Pass B"

ACCESS Press Pass A Press Pass B
You will gain access to the following information/ functions/areas. Journalists and TV/Radio directors and producers are to select this.(*For crew members accompanied by TV Director, registration details will be announced later date) Photographers, technical crew members including camera operators & sound engineers covering events individually are to select this.
P&I Screenings (Press and Indsutry) -
Stage Appearances
Press Conferences
Press Center & Press Information
TIFF Press Kit -
TIFF Press Releases

* Please avoid using a shared email address (such as info@) as an individual e-mail address is required for personal verification for Press Pass.
* Members of the press who apply for Press Pass A are soon required to submit their coverage preferably about TIFF or entertainment-related topics from the past one year.
* If you wish to have access to press releases and other information in the English language, make sure to select "English" from webpage language preferences, and use the English form to apply and register.
* If you are accredited Press Pass A, please submit your coverage of the 34th TIFF after the event.

Application Deadline and Contact Information

The final deadline for the accreditation is October 21 (Thu), 2021.
For further information or inquiries regarding the registration and application, please contact;
TIFF Promotion Group, Press Pass Management

Press Pass Pickup

Information on where/when/how to receive your Press Pass will be posted on the TIFF official website and also sent to your registered email address at a later date.

*There have been cases of unauthorized sharing of Press Passes and false identity registrations in recent years.
These behaviors will lead to having your Press Pass confiscated and future applications denied.

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