Kon, Satoshi

Kon, Satoshi

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Birthday: Oct 12, 1963
Website: http://konstone.s-kon.n...
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Died: August 24, 2010 (aged 46)
Birth place: Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan

Satoshi Kon was a Japanese director of anime films. Kon started his career as a manga artist and editor in Young Magazine, and then made his screenwriting debut with Magnetic Rose, a section of the anthology film Memories. Kon made his directorial debut film, Perfect Blue, in 1997, followed by Millennium Actress, Tokyo Godfathers, Paprika and the television series Paranoia Agent. A fifth film, The Dream Machine, is also in production. All of his works as a director have been made by Studio Madhouse, where he was a staff director along with Rintaro and Yoshiaki Kawajiri. He is a founder and part of the 15-member steering committee of the Japan Animation Creators Association (JAniCA) labor group.

Satoshi Kon died of pancreatic cancer shortly before his 47th birthday. Before dying, he left a final statement on his blog.

MALoween remembers you.
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Adonc | Dec 2, 2:08 AM
Opus was a good manga. Looking forward to watching his films. RIP.


Fofaun | Nov 27, 3:01 PM
Life is sad.


TheOtherKanra | Nov 2, 3:01 PM
R.I.P


zLeSshuhn | Nov 1, 9:55 AM
thanks for your Amazing works

RIP.


zLeSshuhn | Nov 1, 9:54 AM
why :((


Cyanpale | Oct 25, 8:38 AM
Thank you for Perfect Blue.

RIP.


Mormegil | Oct 14, 2:25 AM
I miss you.


kazmatsuri | Oct 5, 7:09 AM
rip


Veleay | Sep 19, 12:46 PM
Perfect Blue is possibly the best movie ever


Clayer | Sep 18, 1:58 PM
Come to brazil


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