Mr.Koji YAMAMURA takes up his post as a Program Super visor of TAAF2014
January 4, 2014
One of the greatest and most well known a Japanese independent animator Mr. Koji YAMAMURA takes up his post as a Program Super Visor of Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2014.
He is leading Japanese independent animation world. Also he is known as a professor of Tokyo Geidai “graduate school of film and new media Tokyo University of the Art”. Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2014 is going to grow up as a biggest animation film festival in Japan. It is sure that his role makes a great effect for that.
About his animation film works, two of his most famous and acclaimed films are the Academy Award for Animated Short Film-nominated and Cristal d’Annecy-winning Mt. Head And the Ottawa Grand Prize and Ōfuji Noburō Award-winning A Country Doctor. His 2011 short film Muybridge’s Strings was one of five animated shorts nominated for Genie Award.