Open Art

July 5, 2007
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Film past event

Thursday, July 5 at 7 pm
Saturday, July 14 at 6:30 pm

Open Art ( is more than a website, it is an archive, a distribution matrix, and a tireless promoter of short films. Founded in 1999, it has collected over 1,000 films, here is a selection of the best in last year’s animated films. Part of Nippon Connection Festival on Tour.

Bones, by Shinsaku Hidaka
The Naked Ape, by Daihiti Hashimoto
The Goblin’s Secret, by Yuko Miyahira
A Man Who Became an Undertaker, Shuhei Sibue
Takashi´s Seasons, by Takashi Kawashima
deer mode, by Junpei Mizokawa
Bad Morning. Mama, by Daisuke Imai
The Line Magic by Red and Blue, by Dino Sato
Scrapland, by Dino Sato
Piece, by Yusuke Koyanagi
The Microbe, by Biseibu 2
Z, by Shinya Sato
White Matter, by Eiichiro Iyama
Input Output, by Tatsuya Iwakoshi

Tickets: Free admission.  First-come, first-served.

Nippon Connection Festival on Tour was compiled by Nippon Connection, the Japanese film festival in Frankfurt, Germany. Since 2000, Nippon Connection is fast becoming one of the leading festivals devoted to contemporary Japanese films.

See overview of JAPAN CUTS: Festival of New Japanese Film.

  • Thursday, July 5, 2007
  • 7:00 pm