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The big joint event in autumn "Asian Party" has started! Let's enjoy various contents online this year!

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Feel the vibe of "Asia" and "Creativity" even at home!

Asian Party
"Asian Party" is a large-scale event held annually in Fukuoka from September to October. There are three main events that introduce "the current Asia": "FOCUS ON ASIA FUKUOKA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL", "FUKUOKA PRIZE", and "The Creators". In Japan, many events have been postponed or canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, this year's Asian Party will be holding several events with necessary precautions undertaken, and also providing plenty of online contents promoting the theme of "Asia" and "Creativity"! Read on to find out more! (Editorial Dept.: Non)

Asian Party Official Website: https://www.city.fukuoka.lg.jp/asianparty/

FOCUS ON ASIA FUKUOKA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Ninokuni
© 2019 映画「二ノ国」製作委員会
A selection of Asian movies will be screened! In addition, there will be a new approach - drive-in theater where you can enjoy the movie "NINOKUNI", produced by Fukuoka's leading game company "Level-5"! [*Application in advance required, session ended.]

Event date: 20 September (Sunday) to 24 September (Thursday) *Please check the official website for more information as several movies required application in advance for entrance.

Official Website: http://www.focus-on-asia.com/
Twitter: @asiafocus10
Facebook: @asiafocusfukuoka

FUKUOKA PRIZE

FUKUOKA PRIZE
The Fukuoka Prize is created to honour people who have made outstanding achievements in the fields of academic research and arts/culture in Asia. Although the event is postponed to next year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you may enjoy the event in a new method this year, as there will be a special website created to introduce history of Fukuoka Prize in the past 30 years. You will be able to hear messages from the past winners and enjoy past years' event scenes through the videos uploaded! Explore the unique and diverse culture of Asia!

Official Website: https://fukuoka-prize.org/
Special Website: https://fukuoka-prize.org/en/history-fukuoka-prize/
Facebook: @FukuokaPrize
Twitter: @FukuokaPrize
YouTube: Click HERE!

The Creators

The Creators
Check the official website for upcoming information about "The Creators", a festival that introduces various latest entertainment shows!

Event period: Autumn (Scheduled)
Official Website: https://the-creator.jp/
Twitter: @thecreators_fk
Facebook: @fukuoka.asian.party
Instagram: @the_creators_fukuoka

Check the online contents and feel the vibe of "Asia" and "Creativity" even at home!

Check out the new webpage that introduces a wide variety of online contents! From live performances to science experiments which you can enjoy from home, there are so many that you should not miss!

>> Introduction of online contents shared by the Asian Party official website: https://www.city.fukuoka.lg.jp/asianparty/online.html

>> Introduction of online contents (※partial)
- Fukuoka Asian Art Museum "#おうちであじび" (#Ouchi de Ajibi / lit.: FAAM from home): https://faam.city.fukuoka.lg.jp/topics/10164/
- MUSIC ACTION FUKUOKA (Time Table): https://maflive.jp/vertical_calendar/2020/9
- おうちde科学館 (#Ouchi de Kagakukan / lit.: Fukuoka City Science Museum tour from home): https://www.fukuokacity-kagakukan.jp/news/2020/04/-de.html
- おうち DE 福岡市博物館 (#Ouchi de Fukuokashi Hakubutsukan / lit.: Fukuoka City Museum tour from home): http://museum.city.fukuoka.jp/topics/ouchi-museum/
- Fukuoka Art Museum (YouTube): here!
- Culture/entertainment facilities' Map: https://city.fukuoka-entertainment.jp/

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