SCREENING & SPECIAL EXPERIENCES for “KRASUE”, a new short animation film directed by Ryo Hirano, Takadanobaba BaBaBa
A screening and special exhibition was held at BaBaBa in Takadanobaba to celebrate the completion of the animated short film “KRASUE”.
The special exhibition included a screening of the animated short film “KRASUE,” as well as an exhibition of the making of the film, many sketches, and the wonderful comments that were contributed for this work.
And we were joined by some of the best artists that Hirano admires and respects. Krasue in various forms such as paintings, animations, sculptures, kimono, etc.
The exhibition space was like a frightening tropical night in the middle of winter in Tokyo.
A giant GASU doll by Babot x TASKO will welcome you at the entrance.
Visitors received a special pamphlet with superb commentary by Nobuaki Doi (animation researcher and critic) and Inuhiko Yomota (film journalist and comparative literature scholar),
a postcard, stickers, and a video URL to watch the film as many times as you like during the exhibition.
Special cute Krasue cookies by Aya Aoyama were also distributed to the first 100 visitors.
Dates: December 20 – 26, 2021
Venue: BaBaBa, Takadanobaba
Admission: 500 yen
(All visitors receive delicious coffee, pamphlets, postcards, and stickers, and the first 100 visitors receive special Krasue cookies)
Ryo Hirano: Short animation artist / manga artist
Ryo Inoue: Artist
Hiroyuki Ohashi: Manga Artist
Opertura: Independent Animators
Sawako Kabuki: Animation Artist, Illustrator
Yuta Kikuchi: Plastic Artist
Kisaburo: Kimono Designer
The Last Means: Video Team
Sukerakko: Manga artist
Takakura Kazuki: Artist, Animation Writer
Nu-Q: Animation artist
Keiji Yano: Illustrator
Ryoshi Yamada: Animation Artist
Manami Wakai: Animation Artist
Aya Aoyama: Confectionery artist
Organizer: Cause Thatch Corporation / FOGHORN Producer: Chio Tanigawa
Supported by ARTS for the future