Kigami, Yoshiji


Given name: 益治
Family name: 木上
Alternate names: 多田 文雄, 多田 文男, Fumio Tada, 三好 一郎, Ichirou Miyoshi
Birthday: Dec 28, 1957
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Yoshiji Kigami was a Japanese animator and director. He started working at Shin-Ei Douga and later became part of Animaruya. Before his death, he was affiliated with Kyoto Animation for decades.

He assumed the name Fumio Tada (多田 文雄 or 多田 文男) when working as animation director and Ichirou Miyoshi (三好 一郎) when working as episode director/storyboarder on Kyoto Animation's TV episodes.

Yoshiji Kigami died in 2019 at the age of 61 in an arson attack at the company's No. 1 Studio building.

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Air
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Air
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Akira
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Baja no Studio
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Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!
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Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!
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Crayon Shin-chan Movie 01: Action Kamen vs. Haigure Maou
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Crayon Shin-chan Movie 03: Unkokusai no Yabou
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Crayon Shin-chan Movie 07: Bakuhatsu! Onsen Wakuwaku Daikessen
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Crayon Shin-chan Movie 09: Arashi wo Yobu Mouretsu! Otona Teikoku no Gyakushuu
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Free!
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Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid
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Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid
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Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu
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Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu
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Hibike! Euphonium
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High☆Speed!: Free! Starting Days
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Hotaru no Haka
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Hyouka
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Hyouka
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Hyouka
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K-On! Movie
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Kyoto Animation: Hassou-hen
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Kyoto Animation: Hassou-hen
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Kyoto Animation: Suiei-hen
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Munto
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Munto
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Munto: Toki no Kabe wo Koete
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Munto: Toki no Kabe wo Koete
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Nichijou
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Nichijou
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Shin Dousei Jidai: Hawaiian Breeze
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Sora wo Miageru Shoujo no Hitomi ni Utsuru Sekai
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Sora wo Miageru Shoujo no Hitomi ni Utsuru Sekai
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Tamako Market
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Tamako Market
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Tamako Market
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Tenjoubito to Akutobito Saigo no Tatakai
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Tenjoubito to Akutobito Saigo no Tatakai
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Tenjoubito to Akutobito Saigo no Tatakai
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Uchida Shungicu no Noroi no One-Piece
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Uchida Shungicu no Noroi no One-Piece
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Violet Evergarden
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Violet Evergarden
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Police Release Names of 10 Victims in Kyoto Animation Fire

Police Release Names of 10 Victims in Kyoto Animation Fire

Kyoto Prefectural Police announced on Friday the names of ten victims in last month's apparent arson attack on the No. 1 Studio building of animation production...read more

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Ningen_ | Aug 10, 3:26 PM
RIP legend


DeruStorm | Aug 6, 3:50 PM
Rest in peace.


buddylee4 | Jun 1, 1:04 AM
Great animator rest in peace


Aiaigasa | Apr 19, 1:27 AM
OHHH DUDE

I didn't know he passed with the fire
ughh
I became a big fan of his recently

Rest in Peace


Unravelician | Aug 17, 2019 3:03 AM
the legendary key animator to violet evergarnden, one of the best animation art. seriously a very big loss


raisin-kun | Aug 17, 2019 2:48 AM
Thanks for showing us your talent. RIP.


benhmd | Aug 16, 2019 2:54 PM
thank you for all your work... rest in peace


brakelights | Aug 13, 2019 7:05 AM
thank you


ElQuero | Aug 11, 2019 8:43 PM
Gracias por ayudar a traer tantas obras de arte a este mundo.

D.E.P

R.I.P

F


Arisukiss | Aug 9, 2019 7:51 PM
thank you


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