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Nasu: A Migratory Bird with Suitcase (OAV)

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© Iou Kuroda/Kodansha © VAP, Asmik Ace Entertainment, Madhouse

Alternative title:
Nasu: Suitcase no Wataridori (Japanese)
茄子 スーツケースの渡り鳥 (Japanese)
茄子-行李箱的候鳥 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Genres: drama, tournament
Themes: bicycling, sports
Plot Summary: Legendary bycicle racer Marco Rondanini dies as team Pao Pao Beer is set to race in Japan. This makes team member Ciocci, close friend of Marco, start to think about quitting. Under heavy rain, Ciocci and Pepe must put that aside as Team Pao Pao struggles to reach another victory.
User Ratings: 55 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: -
 Excellent: 12 votes (sub:11, others:1
1 Polish subtitled
 Very good: 15 votes (sub:14, raw:1)
 Good: 16 votes (sub:12, others:4
1 Italian subtitled
1 Chinese Mandarin subtitled
1 Spanish subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
 Decent: 9 votes (sub:9)
 So-so: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Not really good: -
 Weak: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Bad: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 82 users, rank: #5478 (of 9407)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.345 (Good+), std. dev.: 1.417, rank: #2347 (of 9516)
Weighted mean: 7.398 (Good+), rank: #1966 (of 9516) (seen all: 7.40)
Bayesian estimate: 7.415 (Good+), rank: #1646 (of 7150)
Running time: 54 minutes
2008-01-20 (Italy - Future Film Festival)
Release dates: We have 1
Ending Theme:
"Jitensha Show Uta (自転車ショー歌; Bicycle Show Song)" by Kiyoshiro Imawano
Official website:
Trivia: We have 1
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Kitarō Kōsaka
Screenplay: Kitarō Kōsaka
Unit Director:
Atsushi Takahashi
Tomomi Yoshino (assistant)
Original creator: Iou Kuroda
Character Design: Kitarō Kōsaka
Art Director: Naoya Tanaka
Animation Director: Kenichi Yoshida
Cgi Director: Masami Tanji
Director of Photography: Michiya Katō
2nd Key Animation:
Dae Hoon Kim (DR Movie)
Hyung Sik Shin (DR Movie; DR Movie)
Jin Woo Woo (DR Movie)
Megumi Matsumoto (Dogakobo)
Michiko Takegami (Dogakobo)
Yasuyuki Kitazawa
Color design: Osamu Mikasa
In-Between Animation:
Akiko Teshima
Alexandra Weihrauch
Asami Ishikado
Asami Takano (OH Production)
Azumi Kuniyoshi (Dogakobo)
Chiaki Nakajima (Dogakobo)
Etsuko Tamakoshi (The Answer Studio)
Hirofumi Okita (Dogakobo)
Junko Miyata (The Answer Studio)
Kanae Hayakawa (The Answer Studio)
Kaori Fujii
Kaori Suzuki (The Answer Studio)
Kasumi Hara
Katsutoshi Nakamura
Kazuhiro Kida (The Answer Studio)
Kazumi Nakatsu (Studio Boomerang)
Keiko Watanabe
Kōhei Iwasaki (Madhouse)
Kunitoshi Ishii (Dogakobo)
Maki Itō (Studio Boomerang)
Mariko Kubo (Dogakobo)
Mariko Yoshida
Masaki Matsumura (Madhouse)
Megumi Higaki
Megumi Tonegawa (Madhouse)
Mihoko Uda (OH Production)
Mika Tokumoto (Madhouse)
Miki Okamoto (Studio Boomerang)
Minami Yoshida (Madhouse)
Minoru Ohashi
Miyuki Abe (Madhouse)
Moyo Takahashi
Naoko Saitō (The Answer Studio)
Nobuyuki Mitani (Dogakobo)
Rie Nakagome
Ryouko Sekiya (Madhouse)
Sachiko Nakao (Dogakobo)
Sakiko Watanabe (Madhouse)
Sayaka Kawai (Madhouse)
Shinji Matsuda (The Answer Studio)
Tomoko Ichitani (Studio Boomerang)
Tomoko Miura
Yōko Tanaka (OH Production)
Yōsuke Takada (Dogakobo)
Youko Motoya (Dogakobo)
Yuka Koiso (Madhouse)
Yuki Seto (Studio Boomerang)
Planning: Masao Maruyama
Production producer:
Akira Shinohara
Satoki Toyoda
Recording: Fujio Yamada
Recording engineer: Masataka Fukuda
Sound Effects: Shizuo Kurahashi (Sound Box)
Sound Effects Assistant: Sachiko Nishi
Yo Oizumi as Pépé

Akio Ōtsuka as Marco Rondanini
Daisuke Imanaka as Commentator
Kōichi Yamadera as Jean-Louis Chochi
Maaya Sakamoto as Hikaru Toyoki
Taro Shirato as Live announcer
Yuushi Sato as Gilmore

Bon Ishihara as Director Goruchiuko
Chieko Aioi as Aunt
Japanese companies
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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