Japanese with English Subtitles.
From Production I.G, the legendary animation studio behind Ghost in the Shell, comes a collection of five award-winning and rarely seen short films, directed by some of the best animators from Japan.
- Pigtails - A thought-provoking fable portraying a nation’s unspeakable feelings in the aftermath of the 2011 tsunami and Fukushima disaster. Based on the manga by Machiko Kyo
- Kick-Heart - A love story between a pro-wrestler and a nun, each one with a secret to hide.
- Li’l Spider Girl - A broken antiquarian meets with a scared, eight-legged baby arachnid slipped out from an ancient book.
- Drawer Hobs - Unfulfilled call centre operator Noeru has to deal with six weird kids who have occupied her tiny apartment.
- Oval x Over - Running against destiny was never this burning hot.
Pigtails: © 2015 Machiko Kyo/SHUEISHA, ITSV
Kick-Heart: © 2012 Masaaki Yuasa, Production I.G
Li'l Spider Girl: © 2012 Production I.G
Drawer Hobs: © 2011 Kazuchika Kisa/Production I.G/Japan's Agency for Cultural Affairs
Oval x Over: © 2005 Imaitoonz/Production I.G