Program

Okawa Hiroshi Award, Fukiya Koji Award

【Fukiya Koji Award】maboroshi

Japan

2023

Introduction

Ever since a bizarre factory explosion, 14-year-old Masamune Kikuiri finds himself stuck in time alongside the residents of his town — until he encounters a locked-up girl who might hold the key to the truth behind their never-ending winter.

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Director:Mari Okada

Winner

Kazuki HIGASHIJI

In one’s own private world, reality and mystery co-exist. A hidden story emerges in the nostalgic cityscapes between the sea and the sky in this rich, moody portrayal. Major participations include "Ghost in the Shell STAND ALONE COMPLEX" (02) ※ (Assistant Art Director, "Paprika" (06) * Assistant Art Director, "Ohayo" (07), "RIDEBACK Rideback" (09), "Angel Beats!(10), "Hana Saku Iroha” (My Sweet Home (11), "TARI TARI" (12), “Nagi-Asu; A Lull in the Sea ( Nagi no no Asukara" (13), "Charlotte" and (15), “When the Promised Flower Blooms" (18), etc.