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'Mitsuami no Kamisama' Received Platinum Remi Award on WorldFest Houston

by tsubasalover
Apr 24, 2016 9:49 AM | 8 Comments
28-minute anime part of the stage adaptation of Mitsuami no Kamisama received Platinum Remi award on 49th Annual WorldFest Houston for Classic Cel Animation. It was the directorial debut of Yoshimi Itazu, who also did the storyboard, character design, and illustration direct. While Miho Maruo wrote the script, the animation studio was Production I.G. Kana Hanazawa, Junichi Suwabe, and Yuusuke Kobayashi were involved in reading. The BD and DVD of the play (shown) were released on March 16, 2016, and include this short anime.

Mitsuami no Kamisama was written by Machiko Kyou on Jump X from August 25, 2011 to May 10, 2013, and previously received the Osamu Tezuka New Artist Prize in 2014. The manga follows the life of a pigtailed girl who lives alone in her Touhoku home after the March 11 earthquake.

Source: Anime! Anime!, Full Winners List

News submitted by MihoWittmann

8 Comments Recent Comments

I'd love to watch this!


Apr 25, 2016 1:11 AM by Mayuka

This is really interesting, both anime and the manga its based on.

Will check them out.

Apr 24, 2016 1:39 PM by Ramkec

there was such a movie yet no fucking announcement of it?

the fuck man


Apr 24, 2016 11:51 AM by zetsu_shoren

Need subs, and fast!

Apr 24, 2016 11:30 AM by Katsu-kun

Wow I should have went :0 I wonder if it is still going on

Apr 24, 2016 11:16 AM by Veneficia

Looks nice.
Now we need it subbed.

Apr 24, 2016 10:48 AM by DatRandomDude

@Mayuka Lookie here :)

Apr 24, 2016 9:56 AM by removed-user

I remember reading the series for this Mitsuami no Kamisama. Well deserved, grats to them.

Apr 24, 2016 9:55 AM by Stark700

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