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Atama Yama


Alternative Titles

English: Mt. Head
Synonyms: Atama-yama
Japanese: 頭山

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 1, 2002
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Other
Duration: 10 min.
Rating: PG - Children

Statistics

Score: 6.621 (scored by 2,853 users)
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Ranked: #49232
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Popularity: #4335
Members: 4,778
Favorites: 4
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Synopsis

After a stingy man eats some cherry seeds, a cherry tree grows on his head and he gets into a lot of trouble.

Background

The film won the 2003 Annecy International Animated Film Festival Grand Prix (Le Cristal d'Annecy) for Best Short Film.

Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Yamamura, Koji
Director, Animation Director, Creator
Yonemura, Shouji
Script


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More reviewsReviews

Dec 25, 2010
Kizaragi (All reviews)
Atama Yama (2003) is a short anime with a duration of about 10 minutes by Koji Yamamura. Having a simple story that cool to live as full of meaning. Unlike Inaka Isha (2007) who may be visually confusing, it looks more simple and will make us realize how important it is to appreciate the environment. Is this a form of call/invitation or criticism, which obviously this anime has the unique delivery and good intentions.. Altough it only has a simple meaning but this anime will make you nods..
Feb 9, 2012
starshinesMonet (All reviews)
Yamamura Kōji has a way of making his work feel more like I am listening to a variation of Japanese
theatre with surrealistic images in the background rather than watching an anime, which is a large part of what makes watching it so interesting! This verve for stage direction comes mostly from his choice of story adaptation, seiyuu and musical directors as much as from his execution or art style, which often leave its viewer wondering what really happened there. And while his art style is unique, where Yamamura Kōji really shines is how he tells a story.

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