The Japan Academy Prize ( 日本アカデミー賞 , Nippon Akademī-shō ) , often called the Japan Academy Awards or the Japanese Academy Awards , is a series of awards given annually since 1978 by the Nippon Academy-shō Association for excellence in Japanese film. Award categories are similar to the Academy Awards.

The award statue itself measures 27 cm × 11 cm × 11 cm (10.7 in × 4.4 in × 4.4 in).

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