[MA-SOC] FILM EVENT: "World of Yamamura Animation" at Japan Society

Richard l madcat1971 at hotmail.com
Wed Mar 16 22:54:15 EST 2005


thanks for the info. i was looking at some of  Japan Society's upcoming 
films. it looks like the movie "Otakus in Love (Koi no mon) might be 
interesting to see. could it be like a live action "otaku no video"??

here is the link

http://www.japansociety.org/events/event_detail.cfm?id_event=1206012890&id_performance=842331038

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>Subject: [MA-SOC] FILM EVENT: "World of Yamamura Animation" at Japan 
>Society
>Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2005 19:05:37 EST
>
>WHAT:    "WORLD OF YAMAMURA ANIMATION"
>
>WHEN:     Friday 25 March at 6:30 p.m.
>
>WHERE:  Japan Society
>                   333 East 47th St. (between 1st/2nd Aves.)
>                   NYC  10017
>                   Phone:  (212) 752-3015  [M-F 10 a.m.-4:45 p.m.]
>
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>* * *
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>WORLD OF YAMAMURA ANIMATION (1987-2005)
>16 mm & 35 mm, color
>Animated, written and directed by Koji Yamamura.  Some films are in 
>Japanese
>with English subtitles, some have no spoken language, and others are dubbed 
>in
>English.
>
>By combining several different media, such as modeling clay, 3-D figures,
>photos and drawings, Koji Yamamura creates handcrafted analog visuals that 
>are
>pleasing and playful, but somewhat surreal.  This selection of 10 short
>animations includes "Aquatic" (1987), "Japanese-English Pictionary" (1988),
>"Perspektivenbox - Researcher's Search" (1990), "Karo & Piyobupt" (1993), 
>"Kids Castle"
>(1995), "Your Choice!" (1999), "Mt. Head" (2002), which was nominated for 
>the
>75th Academy Awards Short Films Animation Category, and Yamamura's latest
>work, "The Old Crocodile" (2005, North American premiere).  Filmmaker Koji
>Yamamura introduces his works in a video letter made specifically for this 
>screening.
>
>TICKETS: $10  ($5 for Japan Society members, seniors & students)
>
>LINK:
>http://www.japansociety.org/events/event_detail.cfm?id_event=464525121&id_perf
>ormance=80118497
>
>Most sentient beings are invited to attend, though invertebrates may find 
>it
>difficult to see the screen.
>
>(Interested?  Let's arrange to meet there and go for a late dinner after 
>the
>show.)
>
>~ Burukkurin no Jiru ~
>
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