Je T'aime

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Japanese: Je t'aime


Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 6, 2010
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Studios: Production I.G
Source: Original
Genre: Sci-FiSci-Fi
Duration: 11 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.481 (scored by 37343,734 users)
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Ranked: #64752
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Popularity: #6730
Members: 7,681
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Set in Tokyo in the near future, when all humanity has been wiped out, a lonely basset hound wanders around a deserted city. Its only wish is to feel the warmth of a human being once more.


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Ishii, Tomohiko
Oshii, Mamoru
Director, Script
Nishio, Tetsuya
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation, Character Design, Animation Director
Oshiyama, Kiyotaka
Key Animation


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Jun 25, 2010
Note: Forgive me if I miss some parts or forgot to mention something. I saw it on premiere in an animation festival, so I can't rewatch it.

Je t'aime is a fairly enjoyable short, but don't expect groundbreaking story mechanics of any sorts.

The concept is relatively simple. Situated in a ghost town, there resides a dog that's aching for contact with another living entitiy. This is very obvious: the dog roams the streets without other living soul, and just wanders around with no purpose. These particular scenes would also show off how refined the backgrounds are.

What I love about this movie is the stark contrast between ...
Dec 8, 2020
Humans: the only beings able to change Earth from worse to better; or from better to worse. Combining our survival insticts and our high intelligence, we humans are able to set long term goals depending on our needs - and daily strive to achieve them. We inquire, then we are looking for an answer. This is our nature, this is how humanity manages to have absolute control over the planet.

Spoilers start here

Have we made a good effort so ...
Oct 17, 2016
Seen via english sub
genre: this is scifi but more art/music video.

Anime shows are very powerful. Although i personally watch happy films. Sadly, this one is a sad one. A mutt's travel through life with no friends. It really was heart breaking. The beginning and ending is never really explained. I will assume that for what ever reason human life could not function in that town and had to go. Animals like the dog and birds could so stayed. But that ending... was the robot their to help? was he or she there to monitor?

i think the idea of a bomb threat was what the director ...

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