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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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Budda Director
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 1961/II Taketori monogatari (Short)
 1956 The Legend of the Dragon (Short)
 1956 The Phantom Ship (Short)
 1954 Hana to cho (Short)
 1952 Whale (Short)
 1948 Budda
 1948 The Bear Dodger (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 Princess Katsura (Short)
 1936 Dosei (Short)
 1934 Saiyuki (Short)
 1934 San-ba no chô (Short)
 1933 Numa no taisho (Short)
 1933 The Three Fearless Frogs (Short)
 1931 Will Power (Short)
 1931 The National Anthem (Short)
 1931 Spring Song (Short)
 1931 The Black Cat (Short)
 1930 Komainu no me (Short)
 1930 Osekisho (Short)
 1930 Harvest Festival (Short)
 1929 Usotsuki-jô (Short)
 1929 The Golden Flower (Short)
 1928 Hoshi (Short)
 1928 Kirinuki urashima (Short)
 1928 Chinsetsu Yoshida goten (Short)
 1927 Yaji-Kita jigoku gokuraku (Short)
 1927 Kujira (Short)
 1927 Mikan-bune (Short)
 1924 Hanamizake (Short)
 1924 Kemurigusa monogatari (Short)
 1924 Noroma no oyaji (Short)
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