Hokusai (Hokusai: An Animated Sketchbook) (1978) Theatrical Cartoon

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English Title: Hokusai: An Animated Sketchbook

Hokusai (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.
  • Color
  • United Kingdom  United Kingdom

Cartoon Summary:

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:

English Title: "Hokusai: An Animated Sketchbook."

This cartoon contains 60 of the 30,000 sketches of Japanese painter Katsushika Hokusai (1766-1849).

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