Kalina’s Apple, Forest of Chernobyl
Kalina's Apple, Forest of Chernobyl

Story
Belarusian girl Kalina spent the last of the summer vacation in the house of the country where favourite grandmother lived in.The family of Kalina had ever lived in this house, but the family broke up in the attack of the mom, hospitalization. Kalina was left with the house of the relative of Minsk. It is only grandmother now to live in the house of the country. A house at risk for the radioactive contamination that there is immediately in the neighboring village of the residence prohibition area. It was unbelievable for Kalina. One day Kalina was made to hear such a story from a hospitalized mom. “It is that there is the castle of the devil in Chernobyl and the saying town, and the devil scatters poison”

Director: Akiyoshi Imazeki
Original Story: Akira Ishikawa
109mins

SACRIFICE -Pripyat Under Water-
SACRIFICE -Pripyat Under Water-

Story
This Story and the stage has been turned into a live-action Puripyachi Chernobyl ghost town, was expressed in the presence of human [soul] by animation . Kalina girl was left alone in a ghost town, believe that the mother and father coming home one day, people continue to wait forever …. This animation was produced as a sequel of the “Kalina’s Apple” after 311.

Director: Akiyoshi Imazeki
Illustration: Uta Mizuno
12mins

Man of the House
Man of the House

Story
2011: an American family was affected by the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan. The father asks Eddie, a timid five-year-old son, to look after his grandmother during his absence. Eddie decides to go outside by himself for the first time to buy strawberry shortcake for his grief stricken grandmother’s birthday.

Director: Yousuke Hosoi
Producer: Peter Lee
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I was caught in a sudden shower!
I was caught in a sudden shower!

Story
On a sunny day, a girl was waiting for boyfriend at a park. But suddenly, it began to rain cats and dogs. Powerful lightning fell into her, and she fainted away…. Yes, she was caught in a sudden shower! A few minutes later, she came to herself and found a strange boy standing beside her. He was “a fairy of rainy cloud”.

Director: Hirokazu Hosoyama
Sound director : Dai Iezaki & Akira Itoi (Codama production)
9mins

The World’s Most Beautiful Dictionary
The World's Most Beautiful Dictionary

Story
One day with heavy rain, a man came into the editorial office, holding the world’s most beautiful dictionary. His love for the woman, but he did make a dictionary?

Director: Lisa Takeba
Cast: Ryota Ozawa, Arata Yamanaka, Noriko Katsuki
7mins

King of Life
King of Life

Story
Set during WWII, a Japanese medic is faced with a situation where he must choose whether to fulfill his duty or stay true to his way of life.

Director: Beaumont Loewenthal
Cast: Junichi Kajioka, Zack Eisaku Niizato
2mins

Lost color. Lost sound…
Lost color. Lost sound...

Story
A girl who lost the color, sound, and words after the EVENT is getting them back by experiencing the gentleness of many people.

Director: Secky Chang
Producer : Masatoshi Sekino
16mins

Source
Source

Story
AD 2044, Japan’s once strong prestige in the international community has tarnished after years of economic stagnation.In order to reclaim its prestige, the National Strategy Bureau has resorted to an extravagant series of mass media psyops. This program is called “Source”. One journalist who got the secret of “source” is abducted, and his daughter, Rina runs away. The journalist’s best friend Tojo who is the hacker tried to help her.

Director: A.T.
Producer: Miyo Koya, Maki Osada
13mins

LipDub in JAPAN
LipDub in JAPAN

Story
In fear of radiation, Anatoli the clown cautiously steps down the ramp from a plane that just arrived in Japan. All of the sudden, Philippe the clown and a mysterious man with a violin appear, and both of them tempt Anatoli to come into the elevator with them. Lured into the elevator, Anatoli emerges with the other two into a bright and cheerful scene, with rows of old houses lining a lively street with friendly people dancing and singing.

Director: Kenta Nagayoshi
Music: Paul Lazar
12mins

Waking Up
Waking Up

Story
An inspirational tale about the lessons death can offer, WAKING UP follows a talented young artist who is forced to face the dreams he gave up on years ago.

Director: Yuta Okamura
Producer : Vanessa Pantley, Kimberly Hwang
10mins