Japan Media Arts Festival’s 2021 overseas promotion video has been created by MIZUE Mirai.
MIZUE Mirai profile
Born in Fukuoka Prefecture in 1981, MIZUE Mirai is an animation director who creates non-narrative pieces with cellular and geometric motifs. Known for his unique, eye-catching abstract animations, Mizue is involved in a wide variety of projects that include independent animation and music videos. Nominated at all four of the world’s top animated film festivals (Annecy, Ottawa, Hiroshima, and Zagreb), his most famous work, “MODERN No. 2,” enjoyed its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival and won the Original Music Prize at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival. The world premiere of MIZUE’s “Wonder” took place at the Berlin International Film Festival and went on to win the CANAL + Creative Aid prize at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival. He is currently working on his first full-length animation, tentatively titled Mirai Mizue’s Journey to the West.
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2020 / Creator: YOSHINO Kohei
2019 / Creator: YOSHINO Kohei
2018 / Creator: YOSHINO Kohei