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A Dog’s Story

Film

A Dog’s Story

Directed by Jill D'Agnenica
Claymation meets slideshow as the arc of a dog's rise and fall from badass guard dog to Chardonnay…

Boze

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Boze

Directed by Fuyuko Mochizuki
On a tiny island called Akuseki, an awkward young boy finds himself after relocating from the city and…
Asia Pop!

BRAVE FATHER ONLINE: OUR STORY OF FINAL FANTASY XIV

Film

BRAVE FATHER ONLINE: OUR STORY OF FINAL FANTASY XIV

Directed by Kiyoshi Yamamoto, Teruo Noguchi
Akio desires a stronger relationship with his stoic dad – so what’s a millennial to do? Befriend him…
Asia Pop!

CAN’T STOP THE DANCING

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CAN’T STOP THE DANCING

Directed by Shinobu Yaguchi
Shizuka is unexpectedly hypnotized at a traveling show, and now she’s stuck with the most embarrassing of maladies:…
Masters

FAREWELL SONG

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FAREWELL SONG

Directed by Akihiko Shiota
A love triangle can only simmer for so long before complications set in. And so a beloved pop…
Asia Pop!

FLY ME TO THE SAITAMA

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FLY ME TO THE SAITAMA

Directed by Hideki Takeuchi
In this spirited alternate-universe fantasy, residents of the much-ridiculed Tokyo suburb Saitama finally get some respect when one…

Good Night

Film

Good Night

Directed by Makiko Nanke
After being called to bed, a pair of siblings resume their fighting in their dreams.

Grand Bouquet

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Grand Bouquet

Directed by Nao Yoshigai
A woman’s inarticulateness in the face of a menacing void leads to a wild expectoration of color and…
Asia Pop!

HIT ME ANYONE ONE MORE TIME

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HIT ME ANYONE ONE MORE TIME

Directed by Koki Mitani
What if the nation’s most hated prime minister of all time loses his memory after a protestor chucks…

Movements

Film

Movements

Directed by Dahee Jeong
The notion of time and space can be tricky, from different movements to different perspectives.

The Dawn of Ape

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The Dawn of Ape

Directed by Mirai Mizue
A psychedelic animation made for chimpanzees is finally offered for humans to view.

The Three Talismans

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The Three Talismans

Directed by Matsusaki Kimiko
A resourceful young boy must fend off a man-eating demon lady after a day of chestnut harvesting forces…
Masters

TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH

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TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH

Directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa
While on assignment in Uzbekistan, a Japanese reporter confronts her own biases while partaking in a series of…