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Jid˘ Sh˘ka Eiga: Muramatsuri

English Title: The Village Festival

  • Theatrical Short
  • Traditional Animation
  • Chiyogami Eiga-sha
  • Directed By Nobur˘ ďfuji.
  • Originally Released on October 14, 1930.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 2:28 minutes.
  • Black & White
  • Japan  Japan

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One of Japan's greatest animators, Noburo Ofuji, used traditional Edo chiyogami paper to give a cutout animation version of Japanese village life. One of the...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

Alternate Titles: "Jido Shoka Eiga: Mura Matsuri," "Mura Matsuri," "Muramatsuri."

English Titles: "The Village Festival," "Village Festival," "Harvest Festival."

An educational song was played via phonograph during screenings of this one-reeler. The children's song was familiar to many, as it had been featured in a national school textbook. Lyrics...  (more)

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