Aichi International
Women’s Film Festival

Aichi International Women’s Film Festival 2022 Outline

Name of the Event

Aichi International Women’s Film Festival 2022


To support the advancement of women in society and to promote awareness of gender equality and international exchange, we show works of female directors and invite world-famous female artists in the film world as well as hold discussions, symposiums, and seminars which will provide opportunities for participants to exchange their opinions.

Event Information

  • Have the 27 th edition in 2022 (the 1st edition dates back to 1996), the only film festival in Japan specified for female directors
  • Select mainly films of female directors from all over the world
  • Hold various events for communication between artists and audience
  • Hold seminars or symposiums related to presented films for the sake of promoting awareness of gender equality
  • Provide a voice guide for spectators with a visual disability in cooperation with some NPOs (2003-)
  • Have a competition of designing posters and fliers (2012-)
  • Hold a film completion (2012-) divided into two sections (Live Action and Animation) (2019-)
  • Screen films at Midland Square Cinema (satellite venue) in addition to the main venue, Will Aichi (2017-)

Organized by:

Aichi Gender Equality Foundation
Aichi International Women’s Film Festival 2022 Steering Committee

Venues and Dates

1. Aichi Prefectural Women’s Center (Will Aichi)

Thu. September 8 – Sun. September 11, 2022

– Film screening, guest talks, symposium and so on

2. Midland Square Cinema

3 days or so between Thu. September 8 and Sun. September 11, 2022

– Film screening


We support Aichi International Women's Film Festival 2022
愛知県興行協会 CKD 空気圧機器 制御機器 自動機械装置 総合メーカー 名古屋競馬株式会社(中京競馬場) 岡谷鋼機株式会社 中日本興業株式会社 アイシン 愛知県共済生活協同組合 : ライフ共済・ホーム火災共済 愛知県信用保証協会 愛知県宅地建物取引業協会 コロナワールド 株式会社 コングレ サーラグループ 昭和建物管理株式会社 損保ジャパン日本興亜 第一生命 株式会社ダイトプランニング DENSO 東海東京証券 トヨタ自動車 豊田通商株式会社 中北薬品株式会社 名古屋眼鏡株式会社 一般社団法人名古屋建設業協会 名古屋SORAゾンタクラブ 日本特殊陶業 株式会社パロマ 愛知学院大学 愛知淑徳大学 愛知大学 椙山女学園大学 中京大学 芸術文化振興基金助成事業 一般財団法人 東海テレビ国際基金


AIWFF Office

+81 52 962 2520

Closes on Mondays & National holiday.(Also closes on Tue. when a national holiday falls on Monday)

Aichi International Women's Film Festival Executive Committee Secretariat c/o
Aichi Gender Equality Foundation 1 Kamitatesugino-cho, Higashi-ku, Nagoya, Aichi, 461-0016, JAPAN