Giovanni's Island Film Wins Media Arts Award
posted on by Sarah Nelkin
The Japanese government's Ministry of Cultural Affairs announced the winners of the 18th Japan Media Arts Festival Awards on Friday.
The Wound (Anna Budanova)
Crayon Shin-chan: Serious Battle! Robot Dad Strikes Back! (Wataru Takahashi)
Giovanni's Island (Mizuho Nishikubo)
New Face AwardTamako Love Story (Naoko Yamada)
Kill la Kill
Animated TV Series
Hiroyuki Imaishi & Kazuki Nakashima (Japan)
Goshiki no Fune (Youko Kondo with original story by Yasumi Tsuhara)
Excellence AwardAoi Honō (Kazuhiko Shimamoto)
Harukaze no Sunegurachika (Hiroaki Samura)
Hitsuji no Ki (Mikio Igarashi with original story by Tatsuhiko Yamagami)
New Face AwardAi o Kurae!! (Renaissance Yoshida)
Dobugawa - Our life is connected. (Aoi Ikebe)
Ayumi Ishii (Japan)
The website for the awards has a full list of the winners in English.
Update: Typo fixed. Thanks, molibdaenum.
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