English Title: Hokusai: An Animated SketchbookHokusai (Hokusai: An Animated Sketchbook) (1978) Theatrical Cartoon
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- Theatrical ShortShort
- Traditional Animation
- Arts Council of Great Britain
- Distributed by: Concord
- Voice Actors: Michael Bates, Erik Chitty.
- Directed By Tony White.
- Animated By Tony White, Tass Heron, Richard Burdett.
- Awards: BAFTA Film Award, Best Short Factual Film, 1979.
- Music: Howard Blake, Susi Sakashita.
- Editor: Rod Hawick.
- Originally Released in September of 1978 (Estimate).
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 8 minutes.
- United Kingdom
This tribute to Katsushika Hokusai animates the artist's works, capturing the vigorous spirit of this master of ukiyo-e who called himself "the old man mad about drawing."
Cartoon Production Information:
This cartoon contains 60 of the 30,000 sketches of Japanese painter Katsushika Hokusai (1766-1849).
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