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Kōji Yamamura 山村浩二
from: liff.cafa.edu.cn time: 2019.3.18

Kōji Yamamura 山村浩二
Independent Animator

山村浩二,1964年生,1987年毕业于东京产经大学。在20世纪90年代,山村找到了他的风格,他大量时间致力于为孩子们制作电影,“Pacusi”,“Bavel’s Book”等等。山村凭借2005年的《老鳄鱼》(the Old Crocodile)、2007年的《弗朗茨•卡夫卡的乡村医生》(Franz Kafka’s a Country Doctor)和2011年的《米比里奇的琴弦》(Muybiridge’s Strings)跻身世界顶级动画电影制作人之列,并获得奥斯卡最佳动画短片提名。这些电影获得了90多个奖项,包括第四届大型动画节的大奖,安纳西,萨格勒布,渥太华和广岛。他的dvd在5个国家发行。他为国际评审团工作过很多次,在世界各地举行过很多回顾性的放映。

Koji Yamamura born in 1964, Graduated from Tokyo Zokei University in 1987. During the 1990s, Yamamura refined his style, spending much of his time making films for children, "Pacusi", "Bavel’ s Book" and so on. Nominated for an Oscar for Best Animated Short, "Mt. Head" marked a turning point, Yamamura to a place among the world’ s top animation filmmakers by "The Old Crocodile" (2005), "Franz Kafka’ s A Country Doctor" (2007), "Muybiridge’s Strings"(2011). Those films got awarded more than 90 prizes include the grand prizes of 4th big animation festival, Annecy, Zagreb, Ottawa and Hiroshima. His DVDs are published in 5 countries. He worked for international jury a lot and hold on many retrospective screenings around the wold.
He also works as a picture book writer and illustrator. "Viva Vegetables", "Parade", 58 books are published and 19 books are translated for abroad. He wrote the books, "Welcome to Animation world" and "First Workshop for Creativity of Animation". He is membership of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, a professor of Tokyo University of the Arts.