In April 2011, the organizer called upon some filmmakers to create a five-minute short film based on the same instructions.
Over the following year, 32 filmmakers participated, and 60 films were released online. They were also screened as an omnibus film at various film festivals.
16th Japan Media Arts Festival Art Division Excellence Award
In 2021, the filmmakers who had participated in the previous "BYT 2011"were requested to produce new works, and 14 filmmakers submitted their works. Works on the theme of the Great East Japan Earthquake from 10 years ago, Covid19, and a day with family etc were collected.
2022.04.30 Movie "7 blinks after a decade" will be screened at International Short Film Festival Oberhausen International Online Competition
2021.06.05 BYT2021 was released.
7 blinks after a decade
MAEDA SHINJIRO/NAKAZAWA AKI/SAITO MASAKAZU/TAKASHI TOSHIKO/KIMURA NORIYUKI/IKEDA YASUNORI/HOMMA MURYO, 2021, 35‘00‘‘, Japan
This film consists of 7 pieces that were initially produced for the online-movie-project “BETWEEN YESTERDAY & TOMORROW (BYT)” launched in 2011 and reunited in 2021, when the big catastrophe of Tsunami and the nuclear powerplant accident hit Japan and the Corona-Pandemic threatened our life worldwide. The film presents the ongoing crisis mentioning and comparing the situation of ten years ago.
International Short Film Festival Oberhausen International Online Competition
2022.05.02 AM3:00(JST) International Online Competition 4