Kotatsu: Pigtails and shorts collection (adv12A)
Japan/2015/80mins/adv12A. Dir: Yoshimi Itazu
A collection of shorts from the director of Miss Hokusai and one of the foremost animators working in Japan with a career working with Madhouse and Production IG and key experience as an animator on The Wind Rises and Paprika. Featuring Pigtails as a starting point, his beautiful animation inspired by the 2011 earthquake, where a girl living in a house by the sea survives a disaster unaware that the objects have a life of their own.