• Little Shimajiro

    Shimajiro is a little tiger boy living in a quiet forest. And in the process, he learns what kindness is, and how even he has the potential for kindness inside of him.

    Isamu Hirabayashi

    Animation | Japan | 2015 | 0:08:40

    Prize & Screenings:

    ・Nazareth festival/animation for children 受賞
    ・ショートショート・フィルムフェスティバル&アジア/チルドレンプログラム 上映
    ・Giffoni Film Festival/オフィシャルセレクション(3〜5歳の子供部門) 上映

  • 10 minutes.

    A small internet radio station that two high school girls started causes small miracle.

    Masahiko Nagasawa

    Fiction, Drama, Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:29:50

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Japan Tourism Agency Award



    In the not too distant future, Yuta is confined to home and doctors’ appointments while his brother Kenji goes outside and to school. On Yuta’s birthday, Kenji gives his brother a forbidden gift.

    Yuji Hariu

    Fiction, Drama, Tragedy, Sci-Fi | Japan | 2016 | 0:14:50

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Best Children Actor<Shion Ishizuka>

    2016 Palm Springs International ShortFest正式上映

  • rootless

    A brief encounter with high school students on the bus.

    Yosuke Yamaguchi

    Fiction, Drama, Tragedy, Coming of Age | Japan | 2016 | 0:22:45

    Prize & Screenings:

    HTB 平岸我楽多団にて2016年3月18日放送。(再放送2016年3月24日)

  • awareness

    What a man sees, and what a woman sees. Love might sometimes be simple, and sometimes complicated.

    Takahiro Chubachi

    Fiction, Drama | Japan | 2015 | 0:25:58

  • Grandfather and boy A

    Story of grandfather who a boy commits suicide at a certain junior high school, and investigates the cause.

    Sato Shin

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:13:00

  • duet.

    “duet.” portrays a man and a woman bound together in a mysterious relationship which unfolds without a word.

    Katsuyuki Miyabe

    Experimental, Video Art | Japan | 2015 | 0:07:00

  • Gunkanjima - Traveler in Time

    A girl walks on the abandoned island with her camera. All the histories and old memories of the island appear on the collapsed building. A tribute to Gunkanjima - a UNESCO World Heritage site in …

    Kiichiro Nakamura

    Documentary | Japan | 2015 | 0:07:10

  • The Earth Was Bluish.

    A 60 second film about the future of the earth through the mysterious transfer student SAYOKO.

    Rakeshi Kushida

    Fiction, Sci-Fi | Japan | 2015 | 0:01:07

  • myform

    In summer time.
    Woman visited the house of his grandfather.
    She found nostalgic sound of old house.

    Juntaro Atochi

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:15:00

  • complex × COMPLEX

    Of junior high school students that are longing to adult Yui, I was interested in Takeo that has grown the most armpit hair in the class.

    Miyuki Fukuda

    Animation, Comedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:24:36

  • All Alone in Kamiyama

    Mile Nagaoka

    Documentary | 2016 | 0:30:00

    Prize & Screenings:


  • The best shot challenge | Flying SUMO Wrestler

    Can a skydiving sumo wrestler complete the ring-entering ceremony?




    Artist: HAMBURGER BOYS | Director: HAMBURGER BOYS | 0:04:02

  • The Old Crocodile

    One day the old crocodile met an octopus.

    Koji Yamamura

    Animation , Comedy , Fantasy | Japan | 2015 | 0:13:00

  • Ghost Tracks

    Following light and shadow on abandoned tracks.
    A follow-up of the project Ghost World, a collaboration with experimental noise/rock artists Rinji Fukuoka, Masayoshi Urabe, Shizuo Uchida.

    Jerome Boulbes

    Animation, Video Art | Japan | 2015 | 0:05:17

    Prize & Screenings:

    ・IVHAM (International Video Art House Madrid )
    ・Anifilm  Trebon市、チェコ

  • Datum Point

    Yoshiro Ishihara (1915–1977), who burst upon the scene of Japanese modern poetry in the mid-1950s, is now remembered as a “poet of silence.” This film is an attempt to seek out the landscape from his poem.

    Ryo Orikasa

    Animation, Video Art | Japan | 2015 | 0:06:41

    Prize & Screenings:

    ・イメージフォーラム・フェスティバル2016 ジャパン・トゥモロウ寺山修司賞
    ・Animafest ザグレブ国際アニメーション映画祭 ゴールデンザグレブ賞

  • The Lasting Persimmon

    Risaki is coming back home to her wintery countryside which is 400 km away from Tokyo. There is seemingly unchanging snowy life of her beloved family.

    Kei Chikaura

    Fiction | Japan | 2015 | 0:15:00

    Prize & Screenings:

    ・Clermont-Ferrand International Film Festival 2016 / International Competition (France)
    ・Seattle International Film Festival 2016 / International Competition (USA)
    ・IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival 2016 / International Competition (Portugal)

    ・インディリスボア リスボン国際インディペンデント映画祭(短編国際コンペティション部門)

  • Shootingstar

    Follow the dream or face up to reality. Two young girls entrust the future to a shooting star.

    Shoh Kataoka

    Fiction, Drama, Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:17:00

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Best Hokkaido Short

  • FLY!

    fantasy of adult

    Akihito Sasai

    Fiction, Fantasy | Japan | 2015 | 0:19:05

  • Forestry

    The story about Kozue of new forestry worker in the mountains of Tokushima.

    Tsuta Tetsuichiro

    Documentary, Fiction, Environmental , Fantasy | Japan | 2016 | 0:29:00

  • L

    L and M and W.
    May the tangle between M and W produce L?


    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:15:00

  • Ippatsu Pan Pan

    She loves the Spy man. She has to work hard for him.

    Keiya Ando

    Fiction, Comedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:05:32

  • Worst 10 minutes of her life

    A woman in her middle 30s visits a secondhand clothing shop which is oriented to children's apparel, bringing a pile of unused baby clothes to sell.

    Yuichi Suita

    Fiction | Japan | 2015 | 0:09:13


    This is a story of an adolescent boy living in a burning house with his parents. He can't drink black coffee yet he refuses his mother's offer of sugar lump.

    Ryo Okawara

    Animation, Mockumentary | Japan | 2015 | 0:13:55

  • Sakuradani Elementary School, Last 174 Days

    Yutaka Obara

    Documentary | 2016 | 0:40:00

  • future with bright lights

    "Future with bright lights" is a video created by Japanese infrastructure company Kandenko. Combining elements of both technology and art, the video uses a silver ink circuit pen developed by AgIC Inc. to depict how each individual can illuminate the future, which is also the company's corporate message, and also features original music by singer YeYe.


  • Sorano nai sekai

    Akiyoshi Kitagawa, sprawl Inc.

    Artist: Ao | Director: Akiyoshi Kitagawa, sprawl Inc. | 0:04:22

  • Satie’s “Parade”

    A Parade for 3 managers & 4 performers. Mixing quotes from Erik Satie’s essays with the music Parade, this is an animated re-creation of realist ballet images going beyond reality.

    Koji Yamamura

    Animation , Comedy , Fantasy | Japan | 2016 | 0:14:12

  • What Happens Before War?


    Animation, Human Rights | Japan | 2015 | 0:07:37

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Special Jury Award by Miyuki Matsuda

  • Visiting Grave

    Two women confront each other over one man. They are different in age and ways of thinking. However, they are both tormented by love. The director, Genki Yoshimura portrays the delicate balance and complex female psychology from the woman’s point of view.

    Genki Yoshimura

    Fiction, Fiction, Drama, Tragedy, Fantasy | Japan | 2016 | 0:24:55

  • Nothing you need to see

    A young man shuts himself off from the outside world by reversing his face so he does not see anything, while another man silently stuffs garbage into the face.

    Keigo Ito

    Animation, Coming of Age | Japan | 2015 | 0:03:38

    Prize & Screenings:

    ・Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2016, 入選
    ・ANIMAFEST ZAGREB 2016, 入選
    ・東京学生映画祭, 観客賞


    Michito Tana

    Documentary, Environmental | Japan | 2015 | 0:02:34

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Amino Up Hokkaido Director Award

    ・River Film Festival 2016

  • a worthless man

    this is a story about a man who have decided to kill himself and a woman who keep eating.

    kohei takayama

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:28:30


    Story of the near future.
    A husband died and it became the humanoid and came home.
    The 2-week life with the husband began.

    Hiroyuki Morita

    Fiction, Sci-Fi | Japan | 2016 | 0:30:00

  • Their memories Their records

    This is a documentary
    on a relationship between a 97 year old mother who suffers from dementia with a 65 year old daughter who has been told she has cancer and how they've connected over their records.

    Gen Kono

    Documentary Reality recorded | Japan | 2016 | 0:15:14

  • Parabola ~ Dream of Galileo~

    The light beamed through the cold and lonely universe after immense amoun of time. Just like us.

    Ito Kashitaro

    Fiction , Music Video | Japan | 2015 | 0:05:06


    The man of the friend who came to the barbershop which the couple ran.
    Because three people gathered, threatening air begins to drift.


    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:13:40

  • Moving Colors

    There is no story in this work. Please enjoy the "movement" "color" "music" and "personality".

    Tomoyoshi Joko

    Animation, Experimental, Video Art, Fantasy | Japan | 2016 | 0:05:04


    KURASHIKI CENTRAL HOSPITAL presents recruiting tryout for surgical students.

  • Kokoro

    Ryuichi Uemura

    Artist: monoburaito | Director: Ryuichi Uemura, THE COUPLER | 0:04:56

  • Take8

    Takao is an independent filmmaker who is making a film about a wedding at a wedding venue with his girlfriend Akane playing a bride. Come there to the Father of Akane is to visit …

    Shinichiro Ueda

    Fiction, Comedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:19:36

    Prize & Screenings:

    ・「SKIPシティ国際Dシネマ映画祭」短編部門 奨励賞

  • Vita Lakamaya

    In the woods, every creature is sleeping. Listen carefully to their quiet breathing. It’s the sounds of this innocent world that called "Vita lakamaya"....

    Akihito Izuhara

    Animation, Fantasy | Japan | 2015 | 0:07:30

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Best Non Dialogue



    A prostitute without visa gets injured and comes back to Donsub's illegal taxi. A story about the people who can't make ordinary life in a foreign country.

    Deukryong Choi

    Fiction, Drama, Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:19:19

    Prize & Screenings:


  • Hang in there!

    TV assistant director lady struggling with job changing.

    Yosuke Yamaguchi

    Fiction, Drama, Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:23:15

    Prize & Screenings:

    HTB 平岸我楽多団にて2016年3月11日放送。(再放送2016年3月17日)

  • Slippers and Summer Moon

    Masako helps her sister who was blown to a different world.

    Akiyoshi Koba

    Fiction, Sci-Fi , Comedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:30:00

  • Shadow Of Man

    A guy sees a girl at a bar and decides to go talk to her.

    Kristof Sagna

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:07:30

  • Opus

    Momoko plays the part of a woman at the end of her first trimester while Ryoka actually is three-months pregnant and has a baby growing inside her.

    Satoru Sugita

    Experimental , Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:26:47


    Exotic Edo. One night, 2 samurai met at the bar and fight. Comedy, Chanbara and silent by 8mm film.


    Fiction, Comedy , Action / Adventure | Japan | 2016 | 0:15:09


    Inspired by a true event, the film depicts the dark underside of Japan's Technical Intern Training Program.

    Toshimichi Saito

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy , Human Rights | Japan | 2016 | 0:07:20


    This experiment video work, I expressed the feeling like watching a dream.

    Reo Vivita

    Animation , Experimental, Video Art , Fantasy | Japan | 2015 | 0:06:01

  • Lies

    Yusuke Momma

    Artist: FROM DAY TO DAY | Director: Yusuke Momma | 0:03:26


    One day in the far future, kids on the Aeropolice find an unknown seed. And their adventure in the unseen terrestrial world starts!

    Takahiro Tanaka

    Animation | Japan | 2016 | 0:23:27

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Children Short Award Silver / Sapporo Peace Award

  • Pigtails

    The earth shook. The sea roared. And then...
    A thought-provoking fable of hope and rebirth in a cruel and gentle world after an unnamed disaster.

    Yoshimi Itazu

    Animation, Environmental, Drama, Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:28:10

    Prize & Screenings:

    ・WorldFest Houston (2016) / Platinum Remi Award
    ・Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards (2016) / Best Animation Short
    ・Fantasia Film Festival (2016) / Official Competition


    A story in a home, with a man and a woman. The meaning of the matters involve them suddenly gets changed, as their relation’s forced to change.

    Tatsuro Sugahara

    Experimental, Fiction, Drama, Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:15:00


    In the world of constant black rain, people live under umbrellas’ protection. One day a man threw his umbrella away, which resulted to brought him a green plant, only existing green in that world. People desire his plant and start to scramble for it.

    Wenrui Huang

    Animation, Mix-Medias, Human Rights | Japan | 2016 | 0:04:36

    Prize & Screenings:

    広島国際アニメーションフェステバール2016 日本アニメーション大特集にて上映

  • Special screening

    Special screening form TV series "Unhandy Handyman".


    "I don't like this town." "What don't you like?"
    Mei is a junior high school student. She decides to look for the answer.

    Hiroya Taka

    Fiction, Coming of Age , Action / Adventure | Japan | 2016 | 0:29:59

  • Magic to manipulate love

    The youth story that two high school girls are going to let love go well using hypnotism to favorite boys.

    inoue hiroki

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:25:24


    The last match of the under dog.

    Tatsu Miyokawa

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:19:30

  • family fireside

    Marriage uproar occurs in the unusual family.
    This is the growth story of a girl stare at the family .

    Nukumi Shiori

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2015 | 0:17:55


    Numbers stations were prominently used during the Cold War. A boy was tuning the radio in the snow mountain and happened to tune the shortwave of codes.

    Ryotaro Miyajima

    Animation, Mix-Medias , Fantasy | Japan | 2016 | 0:03:09

    vs Tokyo

    Tokushima prefecture 0:01:23

  • find out

    Takahiro Chubachi

    Artist: Nakanishiriku | Director: Takahiro Chubachi | 0:05:18

  • May In The Winter

    MAY, grown up in a poor family, studies at night high school having 3 part-time jobs. TAMAKI, is also living in poverty with her unemployed father. One night, they are introduced to a new job by a mysterious old man.

    Chie Hayakawa

    Fiction, Drama, Tragedy, Human Rights | Japan | 2016 | 0:20:50

  • Sumo Road ~ The Musical ~

    Kure, an overweight exchange student from Taiwan, has a hard time fitting in at the university. Bullied by others, he decides to join the sumo team.

    Ken Ochiai

    Fiction, Comedy, Musical | Japan | 2015 | 0:25:00

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Best National Short / Best Original Score<Nobuko Toda>

    ・モントリオール世界映画祭(Montreal World Film Festival):2015年9月上映/カナダ モントリオール
    ・アクション・オン・フィルム国際映画祭(Action on Film International Film Festival):2015年9月上映/アメリカ合衆国カリフォルニア州 →最優秀編集賞受賞
    ・シアトル国際映画祭(Seattle International Film Festival):2016年5月上映/アメリカ合衆国ワシントン州

  • Boss Cat

    Long time ago in Edo city Japan. Kogoro is Boss and Cat. He tries to conquer Catnip Drug that the weak point and beat Shigezou.

    Takeshi Ogawa

    Fiction, Action / Adventure , Historical | Japan | 2015 | 0:19:09

  • Sea of Tranquility

    Hiyori and Ryo,Marks the turning point of the representation's In the course of sending the life seems to high school students

    Ryoichi Tamura

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:30:00

  • Nandaka-mou

    a girl's death and dream

    Ai Sugaya

    Animation, Music Video | Japan | 2015 | 0:03:31

  • NISSAN #KnockKnockCats

    The official #KnockKnockCats movie is made with the generous help from the project supporters and the people who have actually found cats hiding around cars.
    This act is widely spreading across Japan.
    We hope this movie helps people to realize that the little efforts can save precious lives and encourage more people to knock on car hoods.

    NISSAN 0:00:51

  • Chromakey Donut

    Akiyoshi Kitagawa, sprawl inc.

    Artist: FOLKS | Director: Akiyoshi Kitagawa, sprawl inc. | 0:05:00


    This story, set in an independent film industry, portrays an environment that surrounds young film makers today, and the stress and conflict they face every day.

    Takeshi Tanaka

    Fiction, Drama / Tragedy | Japan | 2016 | 0:25:00

  • The Light at night in Summer

    On a summer night, high school student Mizusawa observes a light flying in the sky. He starts searching for the true nature of the light, but his search meets an unexpected conclusion.

    Kota Ishikawa

    Animation, Sci-Fi , Fantasy | Japan | 2015 | 0:15:54

  • POCARI GACHI DANCE Full version

    Otsuka 0:02:30

  • Minor Seventh


    Artist: THE KNOCKERS | Director: SOUTA | 0:04:00

  • New

    A lighthouse whale met a strange creature in the dark sea.
    It was a new creature that had never been seen before.

    Shouta Arima

    Animation , Fantasy , Romance | Japan | 2015 | 0:11:35

  • Spatial Bodies

    A superimposition of deconstructing organic mechanical and architectural hybrids with dramatically augmented fly-throughs of fictitious natural and urban landscapes.


    Japan 2016 / 04:47


    This video tells you about Chikin ramen which is the origin of instant ramen since 1958.
    How many buzz points can you find ?

    NISSIN 0:02:48

  • Kokyu -Eikyu no ippo-


    Artist: Aki Kitahiro | Director: Hatukoi | 0:06:35

  • In the clock

    He is a clock work toy.

    Shizuka Abe

    Animation, Fantasy | Japan | 2015 | 0:09:19


    TOYOTA 0:03:00

  • Mr.Moon

    Naoko Takahashi

    Artist: Kaname Endo | Director: Naoko Takahashi | 0:04:44

  • Attack on Titan VR Theater "Ko"


  • MOOM

    Every forgotten object has a memory with its previous owner still attached. This is a story of Moom, one of those memories stuck in this world.

    Robert Kondo, Daisuke ‘Dice’ Tsutsumi

    Animation, Fiction, Fantasy, Romance | Japan, USA | 2016 | 0:13:53

    Prize & Screenings:

    SAPPORO Short Fest 2016: Children Short Award Bronze


  • The world’s first kawaii miso soup

    Yes, kawaii is in here.
    The world’s first kawaii miso soup, Harajuku-flavored.

    Marukome 0:02:30

  • Umi feel

    Takahiro Chubachi

    Artist: Masashi Nakata | Director: Takahiro Chubachi | 0:05:05

  • Kokoniite


    Artist: active-A | Director: POST | 0:05:10

  • L’Œil du Cyclone

    Fluid and ephemeral animation with a primary pastel palette to match the tone of the music – a stream of kaleidoscopic consciousness plays with our perceptions of depth and scale.

    Masanobu Hiraoka

    EZ3kiel / Japan 2015 / 04:54

  • Kajirareteiru


    Artist: syurispeiloff | Director: NA | 0:03:31

  • Itsumodori

    Yoshinori Watanabe

    Artist: Ryo Takahashi | Director: Yoshinori Watanabe | 0:07:10


    Hajime Yamazaki

    Artist: Shohei Yamaki | Director Hajime Yamazaki | 0:04:24


  • Valentino Khan- Deep Down Low

    A man in search of a glass of water after a heavy weekend of clubbing ends up with more than he bargained for in this trippy music promo.

    Ian Pons Jewell

    Japan 2016 / 03.05



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