Lu Over the Wall

Lu Over the Wall

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  3. Fact Sheet
  4. When and where ?

Kai is a boy who lives in a lonely fishing village. One day, he meets and befriends Lu, a mermaid who likes singing and dancing. But the townspeople have always thought that mermaids bring disaster. Something happens that puts a huge rift between Lu and the villagers, endangering the town.

Award in Annecy

Cristal for a Feature Film(2017)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Lu Over the Wall

    Directed by: Masaaki YUASA

    Country: Japan

    Year of production: 2017

    Running time: 01 h 52 min

  • Technique

    Category: Feature film

    Techniques used: 2D Computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Teens, Adults, Children, Family, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Masaaki YUASA

    Production: SCIENCE SARU INC

    Distribution: ANIME LTD., Sylvie BREVIGNON, EUROZOOM, Hélène VADEBONCOEUR

    Artistic direction: Hiroshi Ohno

    Script: Reiko Yoshida, Masaaki Yuasa

    Graphics: Nobutake Ito

    Animation: Abel Gongora, Juan Manuel Laguna

    Music: Takatsugu Muramatsu

When and where ?

This film is part of the programme Feature Film in Competition 7: Lou Over the Wall

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