News I.G. and Kazuto Nakazawa to Animate "Asience: Hairy Tails"
posted on 2007-03-24 02:13 EDT
Kazuto Nakazawa, director of the animated segment of Kill Bill Vol. 1 is working on a commercial for Asience shampoo. Art director Shuichi Hirata is also working on the project. The commercial is drawn in the style of Japanese woodblock prints, using women's hair as a metaphor for life, and detailing a tragic love story in a traditional dramatic style.
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