hors pistes is an annual avant-garde art + image festival that has been held since 2006. organized by the prestigious centre pompidou in paris, the event promotes experimentation of new forms of short and mid-length fictions by talents from across the planet, and providing audiences the opportunity to explore a rich variety of off-beat multidisciplinary art and media. this hors pistes will host its third collab edition in tokyoon jun 8-18. next to featuring films and creations from japan and a selection of the original program from paris, the event also aims to create new bridges between france, japan and the world. the festival's opening film is big boy  by film director shireen seno, a work which chronicles the philippines' coming of age as a post-colonial independent nation. click [here] to view hors pistes tokyo's full screening program. location : institut français, 15 ichigaya-funagawara-machi [shinjuku]. location : uplink factory, 37-18 udagawa-cho [shibuya].