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A house

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

One day in winter, two birds were flying to the snow field. They found a fine big tree and decided to build their house on it. Carrying logs, cutting them, putting them together, finally a lovely house was completed.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Ouchi

    Directed by: Koji YAMAMURA

    Born in Japan in 1964, Koji Yamamura graduated from Tokyo Zokei University in 1987 and founded Yamamura Animation, Inc. in 1993. His 2002 short "Mt. Head" was nominated for an Oscar and scored 6 Grand Prix at festivals, including Annecy, Zagreb and Hiroshima. In 2007, his film "Franz Kafka's A Country Doctor" won the Grand Prix in Ottawa. He has also illustrated several children's books, is a sub-chairman for the Japan Animation Association and teaches at Tokyo University of the Arts.

    Country: Japan

    Year of production: 1993

    Running time: 04 min 20 s

  • Technique


    Techniques used:

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Koji YAMAMURA


    Script: Koji Yamamura

    Graphics: Koji Yamamura

    Sets: Koji Yamamura

    Animation: Koji Yamamura

    Camera: Nobuyuki Akiyoshi

    Music: Syzygys

    Sound: NHK

    Editing: Koji Yamamura

    Voice: Momota Takahashi