Japan festival offers nearly $1 million to make a short film

By AP Business Writer YURI KAGEYAMA ,

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Rieko Muramoto, executive director for digital business at Japanese entertainment company Avex Digital, speaks during an interview at the company's headquarters in Tokyo. 

Rieko Muramoto, executive director for digital business at Japanese entertainment company Avex Digital, speaks during an interview at the company's headquarters in Tokyo.  (Photo: Shizuo Kambayashi)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — A Japanese festival focused on the art of the short film is offering a new award of nearly a million dollars to a director from anywhere in the world with a great pitch for a movie.

Organizers say short video is where aud

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