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マイブリッジの糸blu-ray La boîte à malice prekiso-eigo dvd box
創作アニメーション入門 Rain Won't ??????
くじらさんのためならーえんやこーら ちいさな おおきな き Parade  
"Water Dream", short animation
Water Dream
ORIGINAL MUSIC for instruments, voice and soundtrack CATHERINE VERHELST

Water Dream will be shown and diffused with its musical creation in the course of the Exhibition "ETERNITE" organized by the Museum of Natural History of Nantes.
"Notes on Monstropedia", short animation and Picture Book
Picture book "Notes on Monstropedia" by Koji yamamura,
Kawade Shobo Shinsha Publishers, June 2017 release. in Japan.P
Notes on Monstropedia
Notes on Monstropedia © 2016 Yamamura Animation
Koji Yamamura's new short animation "Notes on Monstropedia" will be finished at November of 2016.

An animated archive of imaginary monsters written by a fictitious monsterologist in Medieval Europe.
This work depicts the habits of monsters using movement inspired by short phrases such as “Taste of Tears”, “Tamed Wildness”, etc.

Notes on Monstropedia
Japanese: 怪物学抄
English: Notes on Monstropedia
Spanish: Notas de monstruopedia

November, 2016 / Japan / 6min 10sec / short animation
Animation, Text & Directed by Koji Yamamura
Music by George Frideric Handel
Harpsichord Suite In F, HWV 427
Harpsichord Suite In D Minor, HWV 428
Music arranged by Hitomi Shimizu
Production: Yamamura Animation

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Membership of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Koji Yamamura became a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2016.
New animation "Parade" de Satie
"Parade" de Satie poster
"Parade" de Satie © 2016 Yamamura Animation

Best Animation: 1st Vienna Independent Film Festival VIFF 2016, Vienna, Austriarichmondbusho3rd Locomocion / Experimental Animation FestivalBest Animated Short 2nd Place; 1st North Bay Art & Film Festival (NBAFF),18th Animated Dreams 2016Hiroshima Special PrizeNEAR NAZARETH FESTIVAL,Best Editing Animation;1st NON STOP ART FESTIVAL/BA2016(International Film and Art Festival)Cyprus

Offcilal Selection:

FestFilmGjirokastraAnimation Atackannecy selection5th Bangalore Shorts Film Festival-16Big RiverOjo al Piojo 6º Festival de Cortometrajes para Niños
aniphix18th FESTCURTASBH Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival1st WNY Film, Art, and Music Event (Fame) 3rd IndiEarth Animation Film Festival40th OPEN AIR FILMFEST WEITERSTADT5th Cebu International Film FestivalTurku Animated Film Festival - TAFF
3rd Hawaii International Short Film Festival3rd PINK CITY INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL4th ANIMAZE Montreal International Animation Film Festival 27th Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival Aichi Triennale 2016 Homo Faber: A Rainbow Caravan7th Fayetteville Film Fest
第8回リアニマ エレバン国際アニメーション映画祭16th Nevada City Film Festival 10th Athens International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo9th Arizona Underground Film Festival4th Parma International Music Film FestivalEncounters Short Film & Animation FestivalJAHORINA FILM FESTIVAL Ottawa International Animation Festival 201612th Indie-AniFest 201636th Breckenridge Film Festival 24th Raindance Film Festival17th West Virginia FILMmakers Festival 9th International Animated Film Festival "TOFUZI” (sedicicorto1st Guimarães Cinema Som International Film Festival 201611th ANIM’EST INTERNATIONAL ANIMATED FILM FESTIVAL第11回札幌国際短編映画祭14th Tallgrass international filme Festival9th Lancaster International Short Film Festival16th Bucheon International Animation Film FestivalWiesbaden International Weekend of Animation24th International Animation Festival of Brazil – Anima Mundi 2016第8回リアニマ エレバン国際アニメーション映画祭第16回高雄電影節 国際短編映画コンペティション6th KUANDU INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL (KDIAF) 2016Karelian International Film for Youth Festival 201632nd Chicago International Children's Film Festival第24回キネコ国際映画祭第3回新千歳空港国際アニメーション映画祭
第25回セントルイス国際映画祭7th ITSA Film Festival第15回ローマ・インディペンデント映画祭20167th CutOut Fest International Animation and Digital Art Festival23rd International Film Festival Etiuda&AnimaZINEBI,  International Documentary film and short film festival of Bilbao14th INTERNATIONAL SHORT & INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL, DHAKA 2016第2回アニメーションマラソン26th Les Nuits Magiques International Animated Film festival 14th LONDON INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVALSOUND & IMAGE CHALLENGE - International Festival 2016BOGOTÁ SHORT FILM FESTIVAL- Best Short5th Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival, G

A Parade by three managers and four performers.
Koji Yamamura's new animation project, "Parade" de Satie. Erik Satie composed a ballet music "Parade" in 1916 with 1917.
Dutch indie jazz band, Willem Breuker Kollektief played this music and Koji Yamamura directs for Satie's"Parade" as a surrealism animated ballet.
It will coming in 2016 that 150th anniversary Erik Satie and 100th anniversary "Parade".

"Parade" de Satie / Satie's "Parade"
Musique et texte / Music & text
Erik Satie (1866-1925)
Musique interprétée par / Music performed by Willem Breuker Kollektief
Arrangé par / Arranged by
Willem Breuker (1944-2010)
Réalisé et animé par / Directed & animated by Koji Yamamura
Production: Yamamura Animation
"Parade" de Satie © 2016 Yamamura Animation

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ユリイカ 2016年1月臨時増刊号 総特集◎エリック・サティの世界
Eureka January 2016 extra edition ◎ world of Erik Satie" (Seidosha, 2015.11.27)
[Visual] "Parade" de Satie(color 8 pages),
[Seeking for image] Innocent and innovative, regard the animation "Parade" / interview of Koji Yamamura by Junichi Konuma (11pages) >Seidosha"Eureka ◎ world of Erik Satie"

New animation project "Dozen North"
Dozen North

Koji Yamamura have drawn the cover illustration with brief text for the monthly literature magazine "Bungaku kai" from April 2012 to December 2014.
Those cover images were concept to make an unseen animation movie.
He is start to realize it as a new animation "Dozen North" that is based on "Bungaku kai" cover images and text. Running time will be 15 minutes. This movie's music by Dutch indie jazz musician Willem Breuker.
「文學界」2014年4月号 「文學界」2014年5月号
"Bungakukai" April 2014 cover
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"Bungakukai" May 2014 cover
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"Bungakukai" June 2014 cover
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「文學界」2014年7月号 「文學界」2014年8月号
"Bungakukai" July 2014 cover
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"Bungakukai" August 2014 cover
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"Bungakukai" Septembert 2014 cover
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「文學界」2014年10月号 文學界2014年11月号 「文學界」2014年12月号
"Bungakukai" October 2014 cover
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"Bungakukai" Novembert 2014 cover
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"Bungakukai" Decembert 2014 cover
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Animation Store & Gallery "Au Praxinoscope" in Tokyo
Au Praxinoscope

Au praxinoscope is a space to exhibit the state of short animation around the world, through my personal view point. by Koji Yamamura
Open: on Fridays and Saturdays 13:00~19:00

We carry international and Japanese DVDs, Blu-rays, books, optical toys, original artworks, and fine art prints.
We exhibit the original work of world-renowned animator.
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Au Praxinoscope
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