Open Art Animation

July 10, 2008
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Open Art ( is an online archive, distribution matrix and a tireless promoter of short films. Founded in 1999, it has collected over 1,000 films. This is a selection of 9 of the best animated films in recent years.

Total running time 72 min.

The Fisherman
2002, 14 min. Directed by Saku Sakamaoto.

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2005, 4 min. Directed by Takahiro Hirata.

Kleenex-Man, The Terrorist
2005, 1:56 min. Directed by Shuhei Shibue.

2006, 2:27 min. Directed by Yusuke Koyanagi.

Around J
2007, 3:12 min., Directed by Ryu Kato.

Mr. Cloud and Mr. Rain

2007, 6:34 min. Directed by Tomoyoshi Joko.

The Kinrakuen
2007, Video, 6:30 min. Directed by Daisuke Hagiwara.

The Dandelion Sister
2007, 20:30 min. Directed by Yosuke Sakamoto.

A Story Constructed of 17 Pieces of Space and 1 Maggot
2007, 13:32 min. Directed by Isamu Hirabayashi.


Free Admission

Part of JAPAN CUTS – Festival of New Japanese Film.

  • Thursday, July 10, 2008
  • 6:45 pm