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The Hyuga Episodes of Kojiki

YAMAMURA Koji

Animated short film [Japan]

Kojiki is Japan’s oldest historical book compiled in 712, which begins with the myth of the creation of the world and the birth of gods. Set in Hyuga, this work is an animated version of the four episodes Misogi, Amaterasu-Omikami, Konohanasakuya-hime, and Umisachiyamasachi.

(12 min. 7 sec.)

©Koji Yamamura / NHK Enterprises

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YAMAMURA Koji

Japan

Born in 1964. Graduated from Tokyo Zokei University. Animation creator and picture-book author. Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts.

( 2017 )

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