Bells are Ring
©️NHK-ED
Bell ga Naru
|  Music Video | 2019 / 2017 | Japan | 1'30" | HD, 4K | 16:9 | Stereo | Japanese | Stills |
Lyrics: Yamamura Koji
Composition: Sakurai Eiko
Singers: Hanada Yuuichiro, Ono Atsuko
Dancers (2017): Hanada Yuuichiro, Ono Atsuko, Kobayashi Yoshihisa, Uehara Risa, Choromy, Mu Mu, Garapico
Dancers (2019): Hanada Yuuichiro, Ono Atsuko, Fukuo Makoto, Akimoto Azuki, Choromy, Mu Mu, Garapico
Animation, Design, Diretior: Yamamura Koji
Production: NHK Educational
Broadcasted at "Okasantoissho Summer Special", Etv 31st July 2017

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Kojiki Girl Travelogue
©Koji Yamamura / NHK Enterprise
| TV program | 2013 | Japan | 59'00" | HD | 16:9 | Stereo | Japanese |
Reporter: Tomoka Kurotani, Script, Animation, Direction: Yamamura Koji, Music: Ueno Koji, Production: NHK Enterprises
March16th Saturday am11:00 - 11:59 NHK BS Premium
March 24th Sunday am10:05 - 11:04 NHK World Premium

Japan's oldest chronicle, Kojiki or "Record of Ancient Matters" was compiled in 712. It begins with the creation myth and the emergence of gods. 4 episode where are located at Hyuga, "The Cleansing""Sun Goddess Amaterasu""Blooming Flowers" and "Umisachi and Yamasachi" were made into animation.

Animation part:
古事記 禊
"The Cleansing"(3'17”)


"Sun Goddess Amaterasu"(2'11”)

コノハナサクヤビメ
"Blooming Flowers"(2'31")

古事記
"Umisachi and Yamasachi"(3'30")
PreKiso Eigo
©️NHK-ED
| TV program | 2011 | Japan |
Production: NHK Educatinal, Art direction Character Design, Animation, Opening title direction: Yamamura Koji
"Prekiso Eigo" is an English Educational program on NHK.
Little Bear in the Rain
Amafuri Kumanoko | Music Video | 2010 | Japan | 3'37" | HD | 16:9 | Stereo | Japanese, English subtitles | Still |
Lyrics: Tsurumi Masao, Composition: Yuyama Akira, Music Producer: Sakamoto Ryuichi, Song: Harada Tomoyo, Arrangement: Suzuki Keiichi
Production: ADK Arts (ADK Creative One), Direction, Design, Animation: Yamamura Koji, English Translation: Chris Robinson
Forming a small stream of water A mischievous bear runs by the stream.
Silently he looks down at the water, And wonders if there is a fish…”
This film was made as one of the “Nihon no Uta” (Songs of Japan) projects.
The project aims to breathe new life into Japanese nursery songs and school songs, and pass them on to future generations.
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Legendary Crocodile, Jake and His Fellows
| TV Series | 2001 | Japan | 1'06" | Beta-cam SP | 16:9 | Stereo | No dialogue | Stills |
Production: TV Tokyo, Producer: Kubota Osamu, Director: Inudo Isshin, Music: coba, Animation: Yamamura Koji
Asagohan March
©️NHK-ED
| Music Video | 2001 / 2019 | Japan | 2'25" | SD / 4K | 4:3 / 16:9 | Stereo | Japanese | Sketches | Storyboards | Drawings | Stills |
Director, Animation: Yamamura Koji, Lyrics: Kitayoshi Yoichi, Composition: Miyagawa Akira, Production: NHK Educational
Produced as a song in October with NHK Educational in "Okasan to Issho", remade 4K version in 2020.

あさごはんマーチ
Broadcasted from 2001.10.01 to 10.31 on Educational Television (E-Tel) "Together with Mother",
The 4K version will be broadcast on December 19, 2020 on NHK E-Tele "Okasan to Issho".

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Weekend special "Zoku Ende no Yuigon: Tuka, Mirai Heno Taido"
| TV program | 2001 | Japan | 50'00" | SD | Standard | Stereo | Japanese |
Production: NHK, Grope Gendai, Animation: Yamamura Koji, IKIF, Chiikitsuka ga Sekai wo Kaehajimeta(Animation pert: 1'06")
Braodcasted on NKH-BS in 19th October 2001.
Mirai Bank Toujo (Animation part: 1'22")

Jubilee
| Music Video | 1999 | Japan | 5'15" | SD | 4:3 | Stereo | Japanese | Sketches Storyboards Stills |
Lyrics, composition, song and play: Nakamura Kazuyoshi, Direction, animation, art: Yamamura Koji, Production: Kitty MME

Music video for the single CD "Jubilee" by Kazuyoshi Nakamura. The first work painted with digital paint.

Awards: Guilty Pleasures-Marc Glassman Prize: Holland Animation Film Festival, MALE VIDEO: 4th Music Video Awards '99
Official selection: 7th World Animation Celebration, 8th ANIMA MUNDI

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Bavel's Book
| Short animation | 1996 | Japan | 5'15" |
Production: Yamamura Animation, Director, Script, Animation: Yamamura Koji, Music: Syzygys, Shimizu Hitomi, Nishida Hiromi, Sound Design: Arakawa Kazuhiko, Voices: Brother: Takaaki Namiki, Sister: Yui Makino
A boy and his young sister were curious about the book someone had left on a bench, and they opened the book. Then the small Tower of Bavel was completed on a page. Looking into the tower, they found an old man sitting and reading a book, surrounded by innumerable books. As the man turned pages, mythical animals appeared and disappeared.
Pacusi
©️Koji Yamamura/DOUZU/NHK-ED/NHK-SW
| TV Series | 1994 -1995 | Japan | 1'00" x 18th episode and 1'30", Song of Pacusi:1'30", Bridge Animation: 0'10", |
Produce: NHK, Educational, Douzu, Production: Yamamura Animation, Direction, Animation, Script: Yamamura Koji, Music: Syzygys, Sudo Takashi, Voices: Pacusi: Horiuchi Yoko, Baltazar: Sudo Takashi, Papa: Yamamura Koji, Mama: Shimizu Hitomi, Oto Oto: Yamamura Yuri
"Pacusi" is a story of Pacusi and his family. Little happenings in ordinary days are described. We can enjoy the warmhearted and a big strange Pacusi's world.
Karo and Piyobpt
| TV Series | 1992 | Japan | 4'20" x 3 epsode |
Produce: Yamamura Animation, NHK Direction, Animation, Script: Yamamura Koji
Camera: Akiyoshi Studio
Sound: NHK
Music: Syzygys
Voices: Karo: Takahashi Momota, Piyobpt: Shimizu Hitomi
Broardcasted on NHK "Petti Clay"
Mashima Tosio "Go! Go! HedoroMan"
| Music Video | 1992 | Japan | 3'34" | SD | 4:3 | Stereo | Japanese |
Lyrics, composition, song and play: Mashima Tosio
Director: Itaya Hiroyuki
Puppet animation: Boda Katsushi
Drawing animation: Yamamura Koji

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DO-RE-MI
| Music Video | 1990 | Japan | 3'00" | SD | 4:3 | Stereo | English |
Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II
Composition: Richard Rodgers
Production: Kodansha-Book Channel, King records
Direction, Animation: Yamamura Koji
Broadcasted at Kodansha Book Channel
SONG OF NUMBERS
| Music Video | 1990 | Japan | 1'53" | SD | 4:3d | Stereo | English |
"Saudi no Uta"
Lyrics: Yume Koji
Composition: Koya Harime
Production: Kodansha-Book Channel, King records
Direction, Animation: Yamamura Koji
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Otsukai Ari-san
| Music Video | 1989 | Japan | 2'00" | SD | 4:3 | Stereo | Japanese |
"Otsukai Ari-san"
Lyrics: Sekine Eiichi
Composition: Dan Ikuma
Production: Kodansha-Book Channel, King records
Direction, Animation: Yamamura Koji
Broadcasted at Kodansha Book Channel
Marching March
| Music Video | 1989 | Japan | 2'51" | SD | 4:3 | Stereo | Japanese |
"Marching March"
Lyrics: Sakata Hiroo
Composition: Hattori Koichi
Production: Kodansha-Book Channel, King records
Direction, Animation: Yamamura Koji
Broadcasted at Kodansha Book Channel
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March of the Tooth
| Music Video | 1989 | Japan | SD | Standard | Stereo | Japanese |
Production: Little Studio Inc
Direction, Animation: Yamamura Koji
Broadcasted at Fuji TV "Hirake! Pon Ki-ki" in 1989
Humpty Dumpty
| Music Video | 1989 | Japan | 1:39 | 16mm, SD | 4:3 | Stereo | Japanese |
Production: Little Studio Inc
Direction, Animation: Yamamura Koji
Broadcasted at Fuji TV "Hirake! Pon Ki-ki" in 1989
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