Nakamura, Ryuutarou

Nakamura, Ryuutarou

Given name: 隆太郎
Family name: 中村
Birthday: Apr 15, 1955
Member Favorites: 623
Died: June 29, 2013 (aged 58)

Ryuutarou Nakamura is an avant-garde anime director often praised for his use of sound. He has directed some of the most notable anime in history including Serial Experiments Lain, Kino no Tabi, and Ghost Hound.

Nakamura died in 2013 after months of hospitalization while fighting pancreatic cancer.

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zntkxx | Jun 6, 1:33 AM

aifydimensionia | May 16, 1:27 PM
Thank you for Kino's Journey and Lain. RIP

Bay_ | Apr 27, 11:26 AM
Rest in peace, thank you for your work. Kino is kino

Etherius_ZS | Apr 20, 4:29 AM
KINO director, RIP

Tha_Red_Comet | Mar 13, 4:21 PM
Kino director

Warsada | Aug 8, 2021 7:47 AM
RIP to da goat (2)

Samuel_Iwakura | Jul 2, 2021 10:09 AM
GOAT, Thanks for Serial Experiments Lain

Atlos | Apr 17, 2021 1:25 PM

PulseFunk | Mar 21, 2021 11:13 PM
New Kino was good, but imagine if Nakamura directed it...

Zayvex | Mar 15, 2021 7:28 PM
Lain is amazing!

This is my jam!

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