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Lensman (1984) Poster

(1984)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Kazuyuki Hirokawa
Yoshiaki Kawajiri

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Edward E. Smith ... (novels) (as Edward E. 'Doc' Smith)
Sôji Yoshikawa

Cast (in credits order)  

...
Kimball Kinnison (voice)
...
Clarissa MacDougall (voice)
Chikao Ohtsuka ...
Peter Van Buskirk (voice)
Nachi Nozawa ...
Worsel (voice)
Tadashi Nakamura ...
Gary Kinnison (voice)
Hidekatsu Shibata ...
Port Admiral Haynes (voice)
Seizô Katô ...
Helmuth (voice)
Kôji Yada ...
Greedle (voice)
Takeshi Aono ...
LaVerne Thorndyke (voice)
Eiji Kanie ...
Narration (voice)
Yasurô Tanaka ...
Blakeslee (voice)
Shingo Kanemoto ...
Zwilnik (voice)
Masaharu Satô ...
Henry Henderson (voice)
Masashi Hironaka ...
Computer (voice)
Michitaka Kobayashi ...
Operator (voice)
Masato Hirano ...
Alien (voice)
Katsuya Kobayashi ...
DJ Bill (voice)
Yuko Saito ...
Sol (voice)
Tadashi Yokouchi ...
Blonde Lensman / The Lens (voice)
Kerrigan Mahan ...
Kimball Kinnison (voice)
...
Van Buskirk (voice)
Edie Mirman ...
Clarissa MacDougall (voice)
Steve Kramer ...
Worsel (voice)
Gregory Snegoff ...
DJ Bill (voice)
Tom Wyner ...
Lord Helmuth (voice)
...
Gary Kinnison (voice)
...
Adm. Haines (voice)
Alexandra Kenworthy ...
Lens (voice)
Dave Mallow ...
Thorndyke (voice)
...
Sol (voice)
...
Blakslee (voice)
Milton James ...
Zwilk (voice)
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Produced by 

Hiroaki Inoue ... assistant producer
Mitsuru Kaneko ... producer
Masao Maruyama ... producer
Kuniaki Nagayama ... assistant producer

Music by 

Akira Inoue

Cinematography by 

Iwao Yamaki

Film Editing by 

Osamu Tanaka

Art Direction by 

Katsushi Aoki

Production Management 

Jerry Beck ... production manager (english version)
Yoshitaka Fujimoto ... production manager
Yasuteru Iwase ... production manager
Shunsuke Kawamoto ... production manager
Kazunobu Shimizu ... production manager
Yasuo Takahashi ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Yukio Suzuki ... assistant director

Art Department 

Katsushi Aoki ... art designer
Yoshiaki Kawajiri ... storyboard artist

Sound Department 

Susumu Aketagawa ... sound director
Hideyo Sasaki ... sound effects
Ichiro Tsujii ... sound recordist

Special Effects by 

Tomoji Hashizume ... special effects
Satoru Hirono ... special effects
Nobuyuki Kanai ... special effects
Takayuki Oguchi ... special effects supervisor
Kunji Tanifuji ... special effects (as Kaoru Tanifuji)
Iwao Yamaki ... special effects supervisor

Visual Effects by 

Masaharu Arai ... motion control photography: Asahi Production
Carter Burwell ... Bosconian city animation: NYIT
Ephraim Cohen ... research programmer: NYIT
Paul Heckbert ... computer scientist: NYIT
Noriko Ishida ... CG artist: JCGL
Kaname Iuchi ... CG artist: JCGL
Sachiko Kondo ... CG artist: JCGL
Takashi Kubota ... chief CG artist: JCGL
Michihisa Miyashige ... optical photographer: Den Film Effect
Toshio Murata ... CG engineer: JCGL
Minoru Nakano ... visual effects: Den Film Effect
Takayuki Oguchi ... CG technical director: JCGL
Frederic Ira Parke ... director: Computer Graphics Lab, NYIT (as Fred Parke)
Theresa Ellis Rygiel ... film recordist: NYIT (as Theresa Ellis)
Yasuyuki Sasaki ... motion control photography: Animation Staff Room
Kaoru Suzuki ... CG artist: JCGL
Seiichi Tanaka ... CG artist: JCGL
Atsuo Tokutomi ... motion control photography: Animation Staff Room
Ken Wesley ... lens animation: NYIT (as Kenneth Wesley)
Carter Burwell ... model maker (uncredited)
Theresa Ellis Rygiel ... digital artist (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Masaaki Fujita ... camera operator
Hiroshi Isagawa ... camera operator
Kinichi Ishikawa ... camera operator
Yoshihiro Kessoku ... camera operator
Koshi Kumagai ... camera operator
Yôichi Shimizu ... camera operator
Yasuyoshi Toyonaga ... camera operator
Masahide Ueda ... camera operator
Hidetoshi Watanabe ... camera operator
Hitoshi Yamaguchi ... camera operator

Animation Department 

Noriko Akahoya ... background artist
Hiromi Andô ... background artist
Nagisa Andô ... cel painter
Junko Aoyama ... inbetween artist
Yasuhide Baba ... final checker
Chizu Fujimoto ... animator
Sanae Fukada ... cel painter
Yoneko Fukaya ... inbetween artist
Atsuko Fukushima ... animator
Francis Glebas ... animator: NYIT
Kuniko Hamano ... inbetween artist
Sakae Hamashita ... cel checker
Reiko Hirayama ... cel painter
Yumiko Honda ... cel painter
Kumiko Iijima ... background artist
Yukari Ikeda ... inbetween artist
Yuji Ikehata ... background artist
Kengo Inagaki ... animator
Michiyo Iriomote ... cel checker
Tsutomu Ishigaki ... background artist
Jinzaburo Kaiho ... background artist
Chikako Kamata ... cel painter
Mayumi Kanai ... cel painter
Madoka Katsunuma ... cel painter
Yoshiaki Kawajiri ... animator / character designer
Jun Kiguchi ... inbetween artist
Yoshie Kikuchi ... inbetween artist
Etsuko Kimura ... inbetween artist
Kuniko Kishi ... cel painter
Hiroko Kishima ... cel checker
Nobuyuki Kitajima ... animation director
Hiroyuki Kitakubo ... animator
Shigetaka Kiyoyama ... animator
Masako Kondô ... inbetween artist
Yoshishige Kosako ... animator
Tadao Kubota ... background artist
Miyuki Kudo ... background artist
Hideko Kudô ... cel painter
Reiko Kurihara ... animator / inbetween supervisor
Yôko Kurobe ... background artist
Joan LaPallo ... animator: NYIT
Junko Maeda ... inbetween artist
Emiko Matsumoto ... cel checker
Mary Mazzarella ... inbetweener: NYIT
Masaru Miyoshi ... assistant animation director
Rikako Mizuno ... inbetween artist
Yoshiyuki Momose ... animator
Kôji Morimoto ... animator / mechanical designer
Kimiko Murakami ... inbetween artist
Misao Nakano ... inbetween artist
Satoru Namekawa ... inbetween artist
Yuko Narikawa ... inbetween artist
Yoshikuni Nishi ... background artist
Hiromi Nishibori ... inbetween artist
Makoto Nishiyama ... cel painter
Kazuo Oga ... background artist
Mayumi Ohmura ... inbetween artist
Kumiko Ojima ... background artist
Tomoko Okamoto ... cel painter
Tensai Okamura ... inbetween artist (as Yutaka Okamura)
Yuuji Ooyama ... final checker
Shinji Otsuka ... animator
Tetsuya Saeki ... inbetween artist
Satoshi Saga ... inbetween artist
Kumiko Saitô ... inbetween supervisor
Akio Sakai ... animator
Masako Sakano ... clean-up and inbetween artist (as Masako Kondô by error)
Kunihiko Sakurai ... inbetween artist
Kôji Satô ... cel painter
Hisako Shibayama ... cel painter
Yukihiro Shibutani ... background artist
Nobumasa Shinkawa ... animator (as Nobumasa Arakawa)
Mika Sugai ... inbetween artist
Seiji Sugawara ... background artist
Hatsumi Suzuki ... cel painter
Yayoi Suzuki ... inbetween artist
Mieko Taguchi ... cel painter
Hiroko Takatani ... inbetween artist
Masahiko Tamaru ... final checker
Kazuo Tomisawa ... animation director / character designer
Wakako Ueda ... inbetween artist
Takako Ueki ... inbetween artist
Yumiko Uematsu ... inbetween artist
Yasuomi Umetsu ... animator
Miyuki Umezu ... animator
Yôko Wakabayashi ... cel painter
Yoshiharu Wakai ... color supervisor
Yoshiharu Wakayama ... animator
Yoshiyuki Wakayama ... animator
Takeshi Waki ... background artist
Takashi Watabe ... mechanical designer
Sumio Watanabe ... inbetween artist
Takashi Watanabe ... mechanical designer
Kazuhiko Yamada ... assistant animation director
Akira Yamagawa ... background artist
Tetsuya Yanagisawa ... inbetween artist
Jôji Yanase ... animator
Yukihiro Yokoyama ... background artist
Yôko Yoshida ... background artist
Shin'ya Ôhira ... animator
Miki Ôtani ... inbetween artist

Other crew 

Nobuko Maruyama ... production secretary
Masahiro Otake ... production coordinator
Alexander Schure ... chancellor: NYIT
Susan Sparks ... production coordinator: NYIT
Garland Stern ... interactive software development: NYIT

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