No distance! Comedy show ~For the AIU Festival~
10/10（sat）12:00~13:00 ON AIR Target : All visitors Language：Japanese subtitles: English Run time: 45~60 minutes 【Outline】The famous Japanese comedians Yonsen-Toshin (四千頭身) and Churanpetto(チュランペット), are joining the AIU festival online! Under the conditions of the global pandemic, Akita International University is still under its complete online operation. With this being said, the AIU Festival is challenging its first-ever online festival! Is an online festival even fun? If you have any sorts of doubts like that, don't worry! This year, we will have Japanese comedians Yonsen-Toshin (四千頭身) and Churanpetto(チュランペット), as our special guests for the AIU Festival! With the powers of these two comedians, the 17th AIU Festival will be a blast! The details are written below, so please take a look!. Their video will be released on YouTube from noon, 12 o'clock on the 10th of October. The URL will be published on this page. Please wait until the big day! We have some precautions and prohibitions regarding the viewing of the video. Please make sure to keep the rules, and enjoy the funny comedians' entertainment show!
No Rain No Rainbow!
10/10（sat）18:45~20:05 ON AIR
Target: AIU students and faculty
This EAP Project is a 80 minute long video that all EAP scholars have participated in. We have asked each EAP class to create a 6 minute video, to show each other how close they are as a class.
Despite all of the videos being created online, every class has shown their uniqueness, creativity and quality, so now we proudly present a tremendous masterpiece that will remain in the history of the AIU Festival.
・Taking screenshots is OK, but to protect privacy of each performer, PLEASE DO NOT post these screenshots on SNS (especially those that clearly exposes someone's face).
・Please be polite and sensible when using the chat function. We are opening up the chat function for each EAP student to interact with each other; NOT to be rude or offensive towards another.
【「No rain, no rainbow! 〜いま何時？一大事！辛かったぜマジ！ みんなで作ろう！綺麗な虹～」 及び「行くぞ偉大なるユートピア〜俺たちの戦いはこれからだ〜」入室に関するお知らせ】
Since these events are exclusive for AIU students, it is locked with passwords.
If you are an AIU student, you'd better know the website's name! The viewing of this event is restricted to only AIU students, hence the password. The key to the password is the following: It is ... "four capital letters"; "represents a website which all AIU students use especially for taking classes and submission"; "a name of a website which its primary color is white "
A Whole New World" AIU Musical Theater
10/11（sun）15:55~16:00 ON AIR Target : All visitors Languages: Japanese, English Subtitle: none We are the AIU Musical Theater club. For this year’s AIU Festival, we have decided to do a remote musical. The song “A Whole New World” is from the Disney film, “Aladdin.” Our physical distance can never keep us apart! We put our hearts into this song. We hope you enjoy it:)
Aloha E Komo Mai ~Hawaiian Hula Dance Show~
14:30 - 14:45 Target: AIU students, public Language: none Subtitle: none Run time: 11 minutes Content We’ll show Hula dance with four songs from uptempo to slow-tempo. You can feel the atmosphere of Hawaii and enjoy Hula dance. We upload the video on YouTube. Notes to viewers regarding taking screenshots: We allow you to take screenshots. However, please do not post on SNS.
【reproduction】if you cook “that food” on that famous movie…
10/11（sun）14:45-15:35 ON AIR Target: AIU students and public Language：Japanese Subtitles: Japanese Run time: 25 minutes Content Hello! We are the food stand department! The video we present to you is "Reproductive food of Movies." This video shows the processes that three AIU students cook reproductive foods and their reactions to eating those foods. We hope you can enjoy the wonderful world of each movie through this video♡ And, I would like you to vote for your favorite foods from four aspects: Reproducibility, Appearance, Ingenuity, and Food review. And don't forget, the top scorer will be awarded in the closing ceremony so, don't miss that!
10/11（sun）16:00-16:30 ON AIR Target: Preschool child (Whoever comes will be welcomed!) Language: Japanese (contains some English) Subtitles: Japanese Run time: 25 minutes Description: ZOOM Drama Summary: The lost sisters will travel to the sky island to see a witch, but there will be many hardships ahead for the magical adventure…Will the sister be able to go home !? 【Precautions and Prohibitions】 We prohibit all screenshots and recordings of the video, but you can take only a part of the drama or picture your children with the screen. 【Request】 Please share the photo or movie that you take on social media. Also, we are delighted if you leave your comments below! (just sending the stickers, like ❤️, is OK! ) 【Music Source】 あわあわ手あらいのうたhttps://www.kao.co.jp/bioreu/family/hand/song/
10/11（sun）16:30~17:00 ON AIR Target : All visitors Language：Japanese Subtitle: none Run time: 30 minutes Description: The two teams formed by four members per team from Food Stand and Project Stage were fighting in remote cooking via zoom. Participants had to cooperate and cook a dish based on cryptography. One participant of each team cooked as a representative of the team and the rest of the participants helped them to cook.
Stay Home Sign Language Performance
ALWAYS ON AIR Organizers: AIU sign language club Language：Japanese Subtitles: Japanese Run time: 4 minutes and 14 seconds (Music source)：夜に駆ける(THE HOME TAKE)inst by yoasobi_staff https://piapro.jp/t/7PMZ Song covered by: Mei Hello! We are the AIU sign language club! In this video, our club members are performing sign language to the music called "yorunikakeru" (Racing into the night) originally released by a unit called YOASOBI. Please enjoy our special performance which we filmed remotely:)
Rock Band Live
ALWAYS ON AIR
Languages: Japanese, English
Performers: HAL ^ 2 (HAL Squared)
Run time: 27 minutes
Content This is a rock band live to all who come to the AIU festival!
You're gonna love it!
Fighting! Best of Babahera Ice maker!!
ALWAYS ON AIR Target: AIU students and public Language：Japanese Run time: 12 minutes Content"Babahera Ice" is popular ice cream in Akita. The female sellers (Baba) make the ice by using "Hera", so it is called "Babahera". It is very beautiful like a rose! In this project, five AIU students made their original Babahera. Please check the video and choose the one that you like the best!
Yatose dance online
ALWAYS ON AIR Target: AIU students, public Language：Japanese Subtitles: English, Japanese Run time: 19 minutes and 50 seconds ContentWe are AIU Yatose Team Arudan! We will dance "Festival," "Ai-nippon," and "Yotchore." We will teach you some simple dance movements, so let's dance together Warning: You can take some screenshot, but please do not upload on SNS generally. Yotchore from YOSAKOI Soran festival organization committee Ai-nippon from Michinoku YOSAKOI festival executive committee
Don't Give Up！
ALWAYS ON AIR Target: All visitors Language: English subtitles: English Run time: 3~4 minutes Content AIU students, and perhaps all of us in a way, are suffering during the pandemic. This song will encourage them all, and indeed us all, by saying "Don't Give Up!" And what better way than a song with those very words in the title!