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Fuyu no Hi

Alternative Titles

English: Winter Days
Japanese: 冬の日


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 22, 2003
Producers: Imagica
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Source: Unknown
Genres: Historical
Duration: 39 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 6.361 (scored by 857 users)
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Ranked: #56932
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Popularity: #5252
Members: 2,324
Favorites: 5
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Fuyu no Hi is a 2003 animated film directed by Kihachiro Kawamoto. It is based upon the renga of the same name by the 17th century Japanese poet Basho.

The creation of the film followed the traditional collaborative nature of the source material—the visuals for each of the 36 stanzas were independently created by 35 different animators. As well as many Japanese animators, Kawamoto assembled leading names of animation from across the world. Each animator was asked to contribute at least 30 seconds to illustrate their stanza, and most of the sequences are under a minute (Yuriy Norshteyn's, though, is nearly two minutes long).

The released film consists of the 40-minute animation, followed by an hour-long "Making of" documentary, including interviews with the animators. Fuyu no Hi won the Grand Prize of the Japan Media Arts Festival in 2003.

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Shimamura, Tatsuo
Shimamura, Tatsuo
Producer, Animation Director
Kawamoto, Kihachiro
Kawamoto, Kihachiro
Takahata, Isao
Takahata, Isao
Animation Director
Yamamura, Koji
Yamamura, Koji
Animation Director

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Apr 27, 2012
It is movies like winter days that help you understand the formless art that is life. This anime goes beyond words,if you are willing to sit down with some patience, and are easily amused, give winter days a go. Beautiful artwork throughout the whole movie, it really has a beautiful flow and vibe to it. Enjoy!, I did.
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