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Onkyo Seimeitai Noiseman

Onkyo Seimeitai Noiseman

Alternative Titles

English: Noiseman Sound Insect
Japanese: 音響生命体ノイズマン

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 22, 1997
Duration: 15 min. per episode
Rating: G - All Ages
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 6.761 (scored by 2449 users)
Ranked: #42262
Popularity: #3229
Members: 4,354
Favorites: 13
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Popular Tags

fantasy

Synopsis

The film is set in the distant future in a city called Cahmpon. A scientist creates a synthetic life-form called Noiseman, which erases music from the airwaves by turning it into crystals. A group of Biker street kids rebels against this tyranny.

(Source: ANN)

Characters & Voice Actors

Noiseman
Noiseman
Main
Kozakura, Etsuko
Japanese
Kozakura, Etsuko
Tobio
Tobio
Main
Ogihara, Hideki
Japanese
Ogihara, Hideki
Reina
Reina
Main
Okamoto, Maya
Japanese
Okamoto, Maya

Staff

Morimoto, Kouji
Director
Tanaka, Tatsuyuki
Key Animation
Yuasa, Masaaki
Animation Director, Character Design
Watanabe, Shigeru
Planning



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Sep 5, 2009
ace52387
Noiseman`s progressive, or weird if you will, concept is accessible because of its short length and simple, self contained story. Normally,something with a visual audio idiosyncracy like this is difficult to approach, and is therefore confined to its own niche following. Sadly, Noiseman doesn`t have much more than a small niche, but given the chance, most viewers will probably find that there is some mass-market appeal.

I believe a majority of people who watch Noiseman will enjoy it, but I doubt it will make too many avid fans. The plot is a little too complex for the alloted time. It doesn`t flow quite as effortlessly read more
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May 26, 2013
Mavet
Good anime. Good story, but it's too short anime and this is big minus, because not all of the things understandable. It may be better if it was full-length anime.

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Recommendations

Superflat Monogram and Noiseman hide short but cohesive stories behind visuals that seem like the brainchildren of kids on acid; that is, they are both flamboyantly cute yet head-spinningly surreal. The music they employ is chaotic with samplings from nearly every imaginable musical instrument between them, but the masterful way they are integrated with the animation, kicking beats in right when things get exciting, makes these films feel like very polished music videos.
Redline and Noiseman Sound Insect have their strengths in the same areas. They depict colorfully detailed futuristic cities, they're hyper kinetic even in their "slow" portions, and they combine frantic visuals and sound to create consequential and climactic action.
Something as experimental and crazy.
same director. both are short movies, and both are extremely fast-paced, surreal, and humorous.
similar character design - same director - theme revolves around kids
They both have crazy plots.
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Ending Theme

"Trees Make Seeds" by Cristal Williams

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