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Noboru Ishiguro (1938–2012)


Noboru Ishiguro was born on August 24, 1938 in Tokyo, Japan. He is known for his work on Super Space Fortress Macross (1984), Megazone 23 (1985) and Ginga eiyû densetsu: Waga seifuku wa hoshi no taikai (1988). He died on March 20, 2012 in Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan. See full bio »

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 2008 Tytania (TV Series)
 1982-2006 Chôjikû Yôsai Macross (TV Series) (36 episodes)
- Satan's Dolls (2006)
- Romanesque (1983)
- Private Time (1983)
- Rainy Night (1983)
 1999 Ten Warriors of Tokyo (TV Mini-Series)
 1998 Ginga Eiyû Densetsu Gaiden (TV Series) (chief director)
 1992 Mikan Enikki (TV Series)
 1989 Aoki Honô (Video)
 1989 Chojin Locke: Lord Leon (TV Mini-Series short) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1989)
- Episode #1.3 (1989)
- Episode #1.1 (1989)
 1988 Ginga eiyû densetsu (TV Series)
 1986 Robotech: The Movie (as Ishiguro Noburo)
 1985 Ninja Robots (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1985 Megazone 23 (Video) (Japanese version)
 1984 Noozles (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- A Rival Appears (1984)
 1983 Super Dimension Century Orguss (TV Series)
 1980 Astroboy (TV Series)
 1977 Hyoga Senshi Gaislugger (TV Series)
 1971 Kunimatsu-sama no Otôri Dai (TV Series)
 1969 Sabu to Ichi torimono hikae (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hitokiri ichidai (1969)
 1969 Mûmin (TV Series) (1970)
 1968 Yokai ningen bem (TV Series)
 1963 Astroboy (TV Series) (1 episode)
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Yamato drastically changed my thoughts on what could be done with animation. Before Yamato, it had been said that SF titles would not catch on, and I believed it. But Yamato overcame such thinking in a positive way and changed my mind. It made me confident, and for this reason, Yamato is a very memorable work. At the same time, I learned the severe side of making animation. But it will always be ... See more »

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In his youth, he was part of a Hawaiian style music band. This gave him valuable musical experience on how to read musical and to get the best use of music for scenes.

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Virgo

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