Rintaro was born on January 22, 1941 in Tokyo, Japan as Shigeyuki Hayashi. He is known for his work on Metropolis (2001), X (1996) and Space Pirate Captain Harlock (1978). See full bio »
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 2011 Wolverine (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Mariko (2011) ... (pilot)
 2001 Metropolis
 1996 X
 1994 Final Fantasy (Video)
 1993 X² - Double X (Video short)
 1991 Dragon Quest: Dai no daibouken (TV Series)
 1987 Hi no Tori: Uchuu Hen (Video)
 1987 Take the X Train (Video)
 1987 Meikyû monogatari (segment "Labyrinth*labyrinthos", as Rintarô)
 1985 Kamui no ken
 1982 Wagahai wa neko de aru (TV Movie)
 1978-1979 Space Pirate Captain Harlock (TV Series) (chief director - 42 episodes)
- Farewell, Cosmic Corsair (1979) ... (chief director)
- Duel! The Queen Versus Harlock (1979) ... (chief director)
- And Then the Angels Sang (1979) ... (chief director)
- Courage: The Death of the Commander (1979) ... (chief director)
- Farewell, Mayu (1979) ... (chief director)
 1975-1977 Manga Nippon mukashi banashi (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Ase kaki teppo (1977)
- Yuki onna (1975)
 1975 Kum Kum (TV Series)
 1974 Hoshi no ko Chobin (TV Series)
 1972 Mûmin (TV Series)
 1968-1969 Sabu & Ichi's Arrest Note (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Kamikakushi (1969)
- Hannya (1968)
 1969 Mûmin (TV Series) (1970)
 1968 Wanpaku tanteidan (TV Series)
 1964 Astro Boy (as Shigeyuki Hayashi)
 1963 Astroboy (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Don Tay's Infernal Machine ... (as Shigeyuki Hayashi)
 1963 Mighty Atom (TV Series) (episode 4)
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Commercial for Meiji Candy - Director and animator. See more »

Alternate Names:

Shigeyuki Hayashi | Kuruma Hino | Rintarô

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Founding member of the Japan Animation Creators Association (JAniCA) labor group. See more »

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