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Takara Tomy Enlists Vocational School For Official Student Films

posted on by Kim Morrissy
HAL students make promotional videos for Zoids, Diaclone, Transformers, more

Toy maker giant Takara Tomy has teamed up with the vocational school HAL to give its students the chance to work on short films for popular brands like Zoids, Diaclone, and Transformers. The project involves fourth-year students working in the CG, animation, and music courses.

The student films are embedded below:

Concept: More than meets the smartphone

Concept: Coming-of-age story about gaining courage after meeting a Transformer

Concept: The protagonist gets a special feeling after learning a Transformer's secret

Concept: If Zoids actually existed... Fear towards the looming destroyer

Concept: Charmed by real fear

Concept: Splendor

Concept: Cool in a modern way

Concept: Becoming an adult is not about becoming stronger, but understanding one's own weakness

Concept: A Day in the life of a trooper

Concept: Start Line

Concept: As my friends scatter, I stand up!

Takara Tomy plans to evaluate the 11 films in September and choose the most outstanding works under each brand. The three chosen films will be screened on large-scale screens in Shinjuku and Osaka.

Source: Takara Tomy via Transformer World 2005

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