Here is Everything about Anime. AnimeJapan 20212021.3.27[SAT]-30[THU]

The three stages of anime creation

Pre-production/
Production/
Post-production

Production Works Gallery has been held every year with the theme of “Admiration to Anime Creation”. This year, it is reformed into the Production Works Channel as a series of 3 programs to explain the production of anime, breaking them in 3 major stages.

March 27 [Sat]
March 28 [Sun]

March 27 [Sat]

14:45 ~ 15:20 JST

[Pre-Production] The Framework of Anime: The Script
~ with “Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop” ~

  • Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop
    ©2020FlyingDog/Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop Project

    Guest speaker:

    Kyohei Ishiguro

    Director, Scriptwriter, Technical director

    Major works:
    “Your Lie in April”
    “Children of the Whales”
    “Occultic;Nine”

    Dai Sato

    Scriptwriter

    Major works:
    “Eureka Seven”
    “Mysterious Joker”
    “No Continue Kid”

    Moderator:

    Ryota Fujitsu

    Description:

    The production of a visual work begins with the creation of a script. How does an idea come about, and how does a story take shape after a series of script meetings? What role does location scouting play in the creation of an anime script? We will talk to the scriptwriter and director about the process of creating the framework of anime.

March 28 [Sun]

12:30 ~ 13:05 JST

[Post-Production] Bringing Anime to Life with Sound
~ with “Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon” ~

  • 半妖の夜叉姫 の画像
    ©Rumiko Takahashi/Shogakukan,Yomiuri TV,Sunrise 2020

    Guest speaker:

    Yasushi Nagura

    Sound Director, Recording

    Major works:
    “BORUTO: NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS”
    “BACK ARROW"
    “Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest”

    Sara Matsumoto

    Voice Cast

    Major works:
    “Kono Oto Tomare!: Sounds of Life”(Hiro Kurusu)
    “Itaewon Class”(Jo Yi-seo)
    “BORUTO: NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS”(Namida Suzumeno)

    Toshikazu Naka

    Producer

    Major works:
    “INUYASHA The Final Act”(Production Coordinator)
    “GUNDAM Reconguista in G”(Assistant Line Producer)
    “MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM UC(UNICORN)”(Production Establishment)

    Moderator:

    Ryota Fujitsu

    Description:

    Sound work is the process of bringing images to life through the use of three elements: voice, sound effects, and music.
    What kind of work is done in the sound field? We will ask the sound director, cast, and producer about various aspects of the sound work, such as preparation for postrecording, postrecording scenes, and dubbing.

14:00 ~ 14:35 JST

[Production] Power of the Staff in Visual Creation
~ with “MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM HATHAWAY” ~

  • MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM HATHAWAY
    ©SOTSU・SUNRISE

    Guest speaker:

    Hidekazu Hara

    Unit Director

    Major works:
    “THE PROMISED NEVERLAND”
    “Dorohedoro”
    “MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM NT(NARRATIVE)”

    Kentaro Waki

    Director of photography

    Major works:
    “GOD EATER”
    “SWORD ART ONLINE Alicization”
    “Reconguista in G the Movie I Go! Core Fighter”

    Narumi Iwashita

    Assistant Line Producer

    Major works:
    “GUNDAM Reconguista in G”(Production Coordinator)
    “MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM THUNDERBOLT”(Production Coordinator)
    “MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM NT(NARRATIVE)”(Production Coordinator)

    Moderator:

    Ryota Fujitsu

    Description:

    What kind of techniques and ingenuity are involved in the process from storyboard to finished image? By looking at the production materials and adding explanations by the staff on site, you can learn what kind of process is involved in the creation of an animation image.