List of Works
Animation works can be viewed as a list including images in order of date or title. Alternatively, enter keywords to search for specific works.
Momotaro, Japan's No.1
お伽噺 日本一 桃太郎
Prod. Year : 1928 Dir. : Sanae Yamamoto
The oldest animation featuring the classic folklore hero, Momotaro.
The Candy Man's Raccoon Dog Dance
Prod. Year : 1931 Dir. :
Comical interaction between a little girl who comes to buy sweets and a candy man.
Prod. Year : 1933 Dir. :
This film is about the risk of tuberculosis and the importance of disease prevention; produced by the Home Ministry Public Health Division Health and Medical Bureau.
The Hare in Inaba
Prod. Year : 1935 Dir. : Mitsuyo Seo
The hare is swept far away by a big wave. He attempts to trick a crocodile in order to go home. However ... This film is an incomplete version missing the ending.
The Hare and the Tortoise
Prod. Year : 1924 Dir. : Sanae Yamamoto
This is one of the earliest animations made based on the famous tale of the race between the Hare and the Tortoise.
The Golden Flower
Prod. Year : 1929 Dir. : Noburo Ofuji
Dangobei, who has become popular at festivals, must face off against a giant snake in Kuragari Pass.
Nonsense Story, Vol.1:Monkey Island
難船ス物語 第壱篇 猿ヶ嶋
Prod. Year : 1930 Dir. : Kenzo Masaoka
A baby thrown out of a wrecked ship drifts to an island of apes and is raised as a monkey. However ...
Prod. Year : 1925 Dir. : Sanae Yamamoto
A devoted son disobeys the orders of the castle lord in order to shelter his aging mother. A moral story about a country being saved by the wisdom of the elderly.
At the Border Checkpoint
Prod. Year : 1930 Dir. : Noburo Ofuji
A traveling entertainer performs a song and dance at a checkpoint in Hakone. Commotion ensues as a sword fight begins.
Film Address "Ethicization of Politics" by Shinpei Goto, 1926
映画演説 政治の倫理化 後藤新平 1926
Prod. Year : 1926 Dir. : Junichi Kouchi
This is a political address delivered using a film as the medium. An arrow icon shows where to look.