Movie

Fantasy movie "The Shape of Water" accusing the division of contemporary society

The large Amazon fishman (Creature from the Black Lagoon) is a US SF horror movie produced in 1954. Gilman (man with Ella) that appeared is a universal movie, a long-established monster movie, invented as an original monster following the monster of Dracula, Werewolf, Frankenstein. The 90th Academy Awards The largest number of 13 sectors nominated movie "Shape of Water" is the "movie of Gilman and Julie Adams" of Guillermo del Toro's "Half Fishman" It seems that it is based on the idea that if it is tied. Director Del Toro is from Mexico, has been involved in special make-up for over 10 years, is influenced by Japanese manga, special effects movies, robot animation, among others, he seems to respect Eiki Tsuburaya special effects director. In 2006, director / screenwriter Movie "Pan's Labyrinth" was widely recognized as a fantasy movie hitmaker with a high reputation worldwide. "Shape of Water" is said to be the highest masterpiece of Del Toro since "Pans and Labyrinth" from many of the critics at the Venice Film Festival, and in particular the performance of Sally Hawkins (Isaira) is praised. Under the Cold War of 1962, it is a fantasy romance that depicts the love of a lazy woman "Eliza" and a mysterious underwater creature working as a cleaning staff at a top secret laboratory of the US government. Director Delfo himself says "adult fairy tale". Eliza of the protagonist screams in sign language "If we do not help him, we are not human beings" as well. The film accuses divisions and intolerance in the nation and modern society through "fishmen", such as ethnicity and race, religion and thought, and appearance are different, ugly, unspoken words, there are some obstacles, etc. It is. What is "able to communicate"? Is there a perfect human being? It seems that I want to draw Eliza's "beauty of the heart" and become a fantasy movie I would like to see. Movie 'Shape of Water' (official website) March 1 nationwide release (R15 + designation) The Shape of Water (2017) (IMDb) Rating: 7.9 TOMATOMETER: 92% Director Dell Toro " It was quiet for Mexican people and the color was white (lol), reading spoken, reading books, watching movies, drawing pictures, etc. I loved monsters because they had disadvantages Because there are many, monsters are patron saints for imperfect people. " Please see the talk event event below, G. Del Toro and Talk with Tomohiro Machiyama, Talk, monster "Patron Saints for Incomplete People" (Movie Natalie)

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Media

A wonderful 2017 Christmas campaign (John Lewis # MozTheMonster)

In the holiday season every year, John Lewis, a long-established department store in the UK who is producing beautiful Christmas campaign videos, has released the campaign for 2017 on YouTube. The content of this year is a short story that will become a friend soon although it is bothered by a mysterious monster appearing in a boy 's room at night. It is a fictitious monster created by the imagination of an innocent boy, but only for a boy who reflected various experiences and experiences such as a picture book, a fairy tale, a zoo, a museum, a movie, a small adventure and a challenge, etc. It is a visible monster. I think that there are many adults who watch this campaign video and remember the sensitivity of childhood. It seems there is something in the dark, I am afraid, I have watched a strange dream (^ ^) I think that people should not lose innocent sensitivity and heart for ever. Meet Moz The Monster (John Lewis) The Making of Moz The Monster | John Lewis (YouTube)

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Innovation

State-of-the-art Samurai stop motion movie "Kubo and the Two Strings"

Movie Kubo and the Two Strings (Kubo and the Two Strings) is a topical work that is said to overturn the concept of stop motion animation. Published nationwide from August 19th, disclosure in Japan is undecided. Synopsis is Kubo, a minstrel who lives modestly with his mother in a beachfront town, revived the soul of the past with a big chance to go on a fight trip over the mystery of the death of his father who was a legendary samurai, . Action, magic, adventure activity with laughter, Samurai stop motion animation. It seems that Momotaro and other influences from Japanese old stories are also strongly received. Charlize · Seron monkey and Matthew McConaughey fighter warrior Matthew McConaughey are encouraging (^ ^) It is the animation of Neil · Gayman's children's literature, "Collaine and button Leica (Laika) who worked on "The Witch of Wit" and 4 trailers movies, please visit the site below. Laika, LLC. (Website) Making movies of this stop motion movie are released, but even though it is a classic scenario taking and special effects technique, using state-of-the-art technology and 3D print, robot, 3DCG, VFX I understand how to make it. It is an interesting movie packed with Japanese and historical players such as Japanese houses, accessories, origami, shamisen, etc. (^ ^) It has the charm of puppet and image expression which is not in 3DCG animation. Kubo and the Two Strings (official website) Kubo and the Two Strings (2016) (IMDb) Rating: 8.4 Kubo and the Two Strings (2016) (Rotten Tomatoes) 96% Read more

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Movie

Irish mythology, a beautiful animated film "Uta no Uta"

The story is based on the folk tales of "seal wife" transmitted to Ireland. It is a story of a strange adventure between seals in the sea, fairies living in the form of human women on land, young brothers and sisters born between Sergey and humans. On the night my sister was born, my mother disappeared suddenly to the sea, leaving my family and my older brother coldly touches my sister from love for my mother. And on my 6th birthday, my sister Siaiah, my brother and sister is taken to my town by the grandmother, suddenly she will be taken to the underwear of the owl witch Maca. My older brother Ben leaves for a magical journey to the fading world to save my sister. Drawing based on Irish mythology, a big adventure of a young brother sister, and parting .... I will be spun with breathtaking overwhelming visual beauty as if I started from a picture book. It was made on the basis of myths transmitted to Ireland by international co-production of five countries in Ireland, Luxembourg, Belgium, France, Denmark in 2014. Nominated in seven divisions for the Annie Award, which is said to be the Academy Award in the anime world, winning the Grand Prix at the Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2015, and receiving the long animation prize at the 28th European Film Awards An animated movie "Song of the Sea Sea Uta", a featured animation film that dominated the animation world, will be released in Japan this summer. Movie "Song of the Sea Uta no Uta" (Official Site) August 20 (Sat) National Road Show Song of the Sea (2014) (IMDb) Rating: 8.2 In the story of the legend, It is packed with usefulness to live - Interview with Director Tom Moore (Children's Movie Plus)

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Movie

Fantasy short animation, Lunette

It is a short animation, Lunette, which cuts out a scene with feature animation. A wolf carrying a glooming ball "Moon" in the dark (night) jungle, for what. Wolves are also numerous animals that appear in myths and folklore in the world and become deified, but even in this short animation, Lunette .... Animation work Lunett is fascinating with fantastic images traveling with the spherical body "Moon", a lone alive wolf in the world of darkness. I draw attention to the viewer into a dream world. I made Phoebe Warries who studied 2D animation, illustration and concept art at UHAnimation (University of Hertfordshire) in Hertfordshire, England. Phoebe Warries (Website) Lunette (Facebook) therookies.co/film-making/film-of-the-year/lunette/ Lunette from Phoebe Warries on Vimeo.

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Movie

Short 3DCG anime "A Small Escape"

A small "scissors" is a 3D CG animation "A Small Escape" that escapes for freedom with friends. "Hisami" kun thought that she had a sense of incompatibility when she worked in the kitchen, I finally decided to escape (^ ^) Escape fantasy animation of ordinary stationery, although it is a small story, it is refreshing My heart is relieved (^ ^) This is a CG work that won the Best Animation Award at the Swedish Short Film Festival (Sweden's Short Film Festival 2016). Sveriges Kortfilmfestival 2016 (Website) We produced Amanda Berglund (amandaberglund.com/) and Erik Kirtley (erikkirtley.com/). Both of you are graphic designer / illustrator who is active based on Stockholm. I am studying at "Konstfack University Collage of Arts, Crafts and Design". Swedish title: Den lilla flykten A Read more

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Germany

An interview with the heart A short animation "The Present"

A young boy who is keen on the game by darkening the room. Mom places a piece of cardboard in front of a boy .... It was encouraging to brighten up the boy's heart. The short animation "The Present" of 4 minutes 19 seconds is a wonderful work that has won 59 awards at the film festival in 180 countries around the world. The draft of this short animation is said to be a manga of Brazilian manga site mentirinhas.com.br. I created Jacob Frey (Jacob Frey), a German CG animator. I graduated from Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Baden-Württemberg, Germany in April 2014. I participate in the TV animation "Room on the Broom" as a TV short animation and as a CG animator in the 3D animation movie "Zutopia" to be released in Japan in April 2016. Jacob Frey (Website) Room on the Broom (IMDb) Rating: 7.4 Academy Award Nomination The Present from Jacob Frey on Vimeo. Short animated film "The Present" shot by 59 awards at film festivals in 180 countries ) (How to play NY) Liberty ♪ is introduced, I can cry at the end. Facts about Germany: Baden-Württemberg State - 12 languages ​​including Japanese, English (Website)

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Movie

World popular game Warcraft (Movie)

The original of the movie "Warcraft" is a trilogy of online games and warcraft (Warcraft). It is developed and operated by Blizzard Entertainment which developed Diablo. In 2008, the number of registered users exceeded 10 million, registered as Guinness Book as "MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Simultaneous Participation Online RPG)" with the largest number of registrants, so far 100 million people That means that I played. In the movie, various races such as humans, dwarves, elves, and orcs appear as well as the original. Set in the fantasy world where swords and magic exist, the endless struggle of a noble and brave oak and a human with a spirit of indomitability is drawn. This movie features Universal Studios, which produced fantasy movies for "Avatar" and "Lord of the Rings", and cutting-edge VFX and special effects movies such as "Inception", "Godzilla Godzilla" and "Pacific Rim" Legendary Pictures, which has produced numerous products, is making it. ILM, who was also in charge of the VFX of the movie "Star Wars / Force of Awakening", is engaged in video special effects, but filmmakers including director have "a fantasy original game view of the world", a long history and a large screen Director is also a son of British musician David Bowie who passed away the other day (January 10) whether it is making it a spectacle entertainment work of "the worldview of movie" (^^) It is director Duncan Jones of the SF thriller movie "Moon captured by the Moon" and "Mission: 8 Minutes" (Source Code). The planned nationwide release date is June 10, 2016. Public release in Japan is scheduled for early summer 2016 with Toho Towa distribution. Warcraft (2016) (IMDb) voting begins after release Movie "Warcraft" (Official Site) Dalian Wan Cheng Group of Wang Jianlin Acquires Legendary for $ 3.5 Billion (Nobuyuki Kokai)

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Star Wars world theme park announcement (Star Wars world at Disneyland)

In Disney's fan event D23Expo 2015 (August 14-16), CEO Robert Eiger announced the opening of a theme park set in Star Wars. "Frontier far from the galaxy" appears in 14 acres (56,000 square meters) in Disney World in Anaheim California and Orlando Florida. It seems to be able to do the desert planet Tatooine and the popular "Mos Eisley's Bar". Attention as attraction adopting high-tech such as projection mapping, attention is caught in the fight between the rebel army and the imperial army which appears in the "secret mission" and the latest work "Awakening of the Force" on the Millennium Falcon issue It seems like a gimmick of full immersion feeling. The exciting "Star Wars world" seems to be able to experience (^ ^) A new and old Star Wars character appears in the theme park and welcomes visitors. Disney acquires Lucasfilm (Nobuyuki Kokai) Star Wars Bulletin Board 2 "Returned" and BB-2 droid (Nobuyuki Kokai)

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France

A movie depicting "Little Prince" (The Little Prince)

The Little Prince (French origin: Le Petit Prince, English: The Little Prince) It is one of the most beloved books in the world. A young astronaut who came lazing in the desert met a small prince who came from a small star, is translated into more than 270 languages ​​and dialects around the world, becoming the best selling worldwide following the Bible in many translations The number is still increasing now. Today after more than 70 years since the birth of the story, this lovely story has become the first full length animated film in history. The old man next to the place to move is said to have been an aviator in the past. One day, my grandfather tells the story of the Little Prince I met in the desert ... A story I have never talked to anyone. "The boy came from a small star, and was a friend with a single rose." Yes, the old man was a pilot who met that little prince! The two will get along but eventually an old man falls ill. The girl travels to the night sky on an onboro plane in search of the prince where the old man wanted to meet. Beyond that, the emotions and adventure nobody knows were waiting! The director is Mark Osbourne of the movie 'Kung Fu Panda'. The Little Prince Official (Website) The Little Prince (2015) (IMDb) Ratings: 7.4 Movie "Little Prince Little Prince and I" (Official Site) In Japan November Adults were children at the beginning . (Nobuyuki Kokai)

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Animation "Jinxy Jenkins, Lucky Lou" drawing a nice encounter

I am expressing the encounter between Lucky Girl and Unlucky Boy with 3DCG animation (^ ^) I am making fun animations of a wonderful encounter between a happy and fortunate girl and a dark young man who does not do anything . When I am watching it, it has become a directive that makes my feelings brighter and comfortable (^ ^) Students studying animation at Ringling College in Sarasota, Florida, USA, produced by graduation production. A film by Michael Bidinger and Michelle Kwon. Production Management - Sarah Kambara. Jinxy Jenkins, Lucky Lou (Facebook) Critics' Choice Award 2014 (Blue Plum Animation Festival) I am awarded the Critic Award. Jinxy Jenkins, Lucky Lou from Read more

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Innovation

Children are spreading our dreams to our feet all over the world

At the end of TED Talks "Revolution in Education! Sir Ken Robinson", a poet by William Butler Yeats, an Irish poet, a Nobel Prize for Literature Award "He asks the heavenly cloth (He wishes for the Cloths of Heaven ". I knew for the first time, I thought it was a wonderful poem (translated Yeatsu poetry (Iwanami Bunko)) so I posted it. >> This poem is written for lover 'mode gon'. He is mourning that he is poor and can not give her what he wants. "If you have gifts, you will not be pleased," and "If there was a heavenly cloth in which gold and silver light was sewn in, there would be a jet black and gray representing night, twilight and daytime And if there was a sky-colored heavenly cloth, let 's spread that cloth to your feet But since I have only a dream with poor I will spread my dreams to your feet Please hold me gently Please, it is on my dream. "Every day, children around the world are spreading their dreams to our feet. We must walk gently over it. << Are we adults caught by existing concepts and reality, and have their children's dreams and hopes received from the front? It is a work of Toyota Motor Corporation's campaign "Dream Car of the Day". This year, 90 works will be made public until the 8th and August 26th. Pictures of "future cars" gathered from children all over the world are up and up every single day and it starts to move. Toyota Dream Car (Vine Site) It is a fun six seconds video animation site full of dreams (^ ^) Toyota Dream Car (Vine Site)

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