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68th Annual Mainichi Film Award Winners

by Wind_Sr
Jan 23, 2014 4:33 PM | 9 Comments
The winners of the 68th Annual Mainichi Film Awards, hosted by the Mainichi Shimbun newspaper, were revealed on Tuesday. The awards will be distributed on February 13, 2014 at an event to be held at the Muza Kawasaki Symphony Hall (located in Kawasaki). The event is to be sponsored by a variety of big names including the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Agency for Cultural Affairs, and the Japan Federation of Filmmakers.

The various awards that are relevant to anime and manga are listed below:

Animation Film Award: Kaguya-hime no Monogatari
Noburou Oofuji Award: Umi ni Ochita Tsuki no Hanashi (Short Film)
Tsutaya Film Fan Award: Kaze Tachinu

Source: Mainichi Shimbun

9 Comments Recent Comments

#Not_Biased

Jan 24, 2014 6:19 PM by 999

Kaze Tachinu has most of my attention from this thread. I'll wait for BDs though...could take some time.

Jan 24, 2014 6:17 PM by Stark700

japanda said:
Aahh, the Ghibli stuff always win


u can say that again

Jan 24, 2014 11:42 AM by Mr_Gutts

The short film winner doesn't have a MAL entry? Googled the title — the few screencaps of it that I can find look interesting. And the title is great - the story of the moon that fell into the sea (or something like that)...

Jan 24, 2014 2:19 AM by Pond

LolGhibli

Jan 24, 2014 2:13 AM by Doaj

malvarez1 said:
Haven't seen any of those.


Same here, gonna watch them sooner or later :3

Jan 24, 2014 1:15 AM by Tengai

Haven't seen any of those.

Jan 23, 2014 10:27 PM by malvarez1

Never heard of that award, but hearing about those stuff is always fun, and
Wind_Sr said:
sponsored by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Agency for Cultural Affairs, and the Japan Federation of Filmmakers.

wow.

Jan 23, 2014 5:27 PM by ToG25thBaam

Aahh, the Ghibli stuff always win

Jan 23, 2014 5:12 PM by japanda

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