2006 Official Selection, film index

Monster Samurai

Monster Samurai

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

A heartwarming story about a monster and a boy. It's a blend of samurai drama and fantasy, set in a retro-futuristic realm. Monsters and sorcery abound in this coming of age tale of a young boy on a journey to find his mother with help from the Superhero, Monster Samurai.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Monster Samurai

    Directed by: Moto SAKAKIBARA

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 2006

    Running time: 06 min 39 s

  • Technique

    Category:

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Moto SAKAKIBARA

    Production: SPRITE ANIMATION STUDIOS, Junichi YANAGIHARA

    Distribution: SPRITE ANIMATION STUDIOS, Junichi YANAGIHARA

    Script: Moto Sakakibara

    Graphics: Tatsuro Maruyama, Tohru Patrick Awa

    Storyboard: Moto Sakakibara

    Layout: Hideki Sudo

    Sets: Tatsuro Maruyama

    Animation: Hideki Sudo, Melik Malkasian

    Camera: Hideki Sudo

    Compositing: Tatsuro Maruyama, Takuji Tomooka

    Music: Kou Ohtani

    Sound: Yoshikazu Iwanami

    Editing: Moto Sakakibara