SCREENING
WATERSHED CINEMA 2
16:30
£5.00
INCLUDED IN FESTIVAL PASS OR BUY SINGLE TICKETS
1hr 30m
Dir: Various

Yuichi Ito will present his own films, such as “Harbor Tale”, a stop-motion adventure following the travels of a red brick at Yokohama Harbor, which has been infected by the human desire to explore the world.

He will also be screening work from his students at Tokyo University of the Arts, Graduate Schools Film and New Media, Department of Animation.

FILMS:

KnyackiKNYACKI!

Dir: Yuichi Itoh
Japan 2007
5 mins
Animation

Knyacki and Pink are playing in the kitchen. Then Knyacki’s bad rival appears? This animation for children has been broadcast since 1995. This year 2017 will be the 22nd anniversary of the broadcast of KNYACKI! (1995). This is a story about the small adventures that Knyacki, a little mint green caterpillar and its his friends have had.

Norabbits Minutes

Dir: Yuichi Itoh
Japan 2006
3 mins
Animation

This is a cute, surreal, a little cynical, and heartwarming premium short film in which bosom rabbit brothers, Norabbits and Minutes have experienced living in their underground apartment in the woods.

You Are My Friend

Dir: Yuichi Itoh
Japan 2004
5 mins
Animation

This is a music video of Mr Ken Hirai, Japanese singer, released in May 2004. An animation depicting the strong friendship between a boy and a dragon.

Harbor Tale

Dir: Yuichi Itoh
Japan 2011
18 mins 5 secs
Animation

This is an animation made full use of the “neo-craft animation” technique combining stop motion animation with CGI. The port town “Y” modeled after Yokohama in Japan. A piece of red brick has been looking down at the port town as a part of the Western style building as long as one hundred years. One day it slipped away from the building at last.

5 YOKOHAMA TALEYokohama Tale

Dir: Yuichi Itoh
Japan 2011
1 min
Animation

This is an animation planned for commemorating the century-old red brick warehouse in Yokohama in Japan. [The film to show: “Chat ” – “the white sea mew”]

6 Blue Eyes in HARBOR TALEBlue Eyes in Harbor Tale

Dir: Yuichi Itoh
Japan 2014
7 mins 40 secs
Animation

This is a continuation of Harbour Tale. In the scene of the port town “Y”, new picture representation mingles with a very strange drama. A little story begins with bisque doll that one day came out of the boathouse moored to the bank of the canal.

Doron Coron

Dir: Yuichi Itoh
Japan 2004
5 mins
Animation

The earth “Doron Coron” got life in a strange way. This is a story about his small adventures and miracles.

8 CandyCandy

Dir: Tomoki Misato
Japan 2017
4 mins 30 secs
Animation

Aoko is confident about the documents she creates at work, but doesn’t get any positive feedback. Then, she witnesses her colleague secretly changing the documents she created. Aoko is turned into a piece of candy to keep her quiet…

9 Mind roomMind Room

Dir: Moe Kuribara
Japan 0217
4 mins 11 secs
Animation

Little by little, something has gone wrong with a career woman’s personal life. But these little things are what fill the big hole in her heart.

10 I think you're a little confused

I Think You’re A Little Confused

Dir: Iku Ogawa
Japan 2016
8 mins 30 secs
Animation

One day a letter takes a blood-sausage to his friend, liver-sausage. So, he went…


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