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Noburô Ôfuji (1900–1961)

Noburô Ôfuji (June 1, 1900 - July 28, 1961) was a Japanese film director and animator. One of the most notable auteurs of anime of the first half of the 20th century (one of the industry's most prestigious awards, the Mainichi Film Awards' Ôfuji Noburô Award, is named after him), he worked primarily with cutout and silhouette animation. He also ... See full bio »


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Kuronyago Director
Kokka kimigayo
Kokka kimigayo Director
Kuma ni kuwarenu otoko


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 1961 Taketori monogatrari (Short)
 1956 Yûreisen (Short)
 1954 Hana to cho (Short)
 1952 Kujira (Short)
 1948 Budda
 1948 Kuma ni kuwarenu otoko (Short)
 1947 Yuki no yo no yume (Short)
 1946 Kumo no ito (Short)
 1943 Mare-oki kaisen (Short)
 1941 Kodomo to kôsaku (Short)
 1939 Umi no arawashi (Short)
 1938 Warae yamaotoko (Short)
 1937 Dango no yukue (Short)
 1937 Katsura hime (Short)
 1936 Dosei (Short)
 1934 Saiyuki (Short)
 1934 San-ba no chô (Short)
 1934/I Tengu taiji (Short)
 1933 Kaeru san-yushi (Short)
 1933 Numa no taisho (Short)
 1931 Kokka kimigayo (Short)
 1931 Haru no uta (Short)
 1931 Kokoro no chikara (Short)
 1931 Kuronyago (Short)
 1930 Komainu no me (Short)
 1930 Osekisho (Short)
 1929 Kogane no hana (Short)
 1929 Usotsuki-jô (Short)
 1928 Chinsetsu Yoshida goten (Short)
 1928 Hoshi (Short)
 1928 Kirinuki urashima (Short)
 1927 Kujira (Short)
 1927 Mikan-bune (Short)
 1927 Yaji-Kita jigoku gokuraku (Short)
 1926 Bagudajo no tozoku (Short)
 1924 Hanamizake (Short)
 1924 Kemurigusa monogatari (Short)
 1924 Noroma no oyaji (Short)
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