Furuyu Movie Festival

Furuyu Movie Festival

Furuyu Movie Festival Every year in mid-September, movie enthusiasts from across the country gather at the small hot spring town of Furuyu for the Furuyu Film Festival. Screening over 10 movies of all genres from nostalgic classics to the latest, talked-about movies in just 3 short days, Furuyu Film Festival is now one of the most famous in Kyushu. As well as enjoying a movie, festival goers can sit in on symposiums and lectures with guest appearances by current actors and directors, as well as attend a party. This is a great opportunity to deepen the connection with your favorite movie star through movies. Moreover, for the duration of the festival, admission is free to the hot spring at the venue. Visitors can spoil themselves with the most luxurious experience of relaxing, soaking in a hot spring and watching movies.


● Access:

From train station: 35-minute taxi ride from Saga Station on the JR Nagasaki Main Line
Car: 20-minute drive from Nagasaki Expressway Saga-Yamato IC
Bus: Get on Showa Bus bound for Furuyu/ Hokuzan at Saga Station Bus Center

● Time: Mid-September (scheduled)

● Parking Lot: Accommodates 200 cars (free of charge)

● Fees:

Movie fee: 1,500 yen(2 movies + participation in a symposium)
Day ticket: 800 yen (1 movie)
One-day pass: 7,000 yen (accessible to any movies, symposiums or parties)
Party ticket: 2,000 yen
Lodging ticket: 2,000 yen (for a night without meals; gender-segregated sharing rooms)
*Consult with the Committee in advance as fees are subject to change without prior notice

● Contact: Executive Committee for Furuyu Movie Festival (office: Fuji Branch Office, Saga City Government), Tel: +81-952-58-2860


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