DRAGONFLYDirected by Julia Morizawa
Cast: Erika Ishii, Julia Morizawa, Miya Kodama, Thomas Isao Morinaka
Komoro, Japan, 1956. 10-year-old Sumiko chases a red dragonfly through her family’s farm while her mother, Yoshiko, watches from a distance. Tokyo, 1945. Yoshiko, her husband, Susumu, and their baby boy, Kiyoshi, are forced to evacuate their home when hundreds of B-29 bombers drop incendiary bombs on the city, erupting into a massive fire.
Writer: Julia Morizawa
Producer: Julia Morizawa
Executive Producer: Julia Morizawa, Brian Sturges, James Babbin, John Titchenal, Lucas A. Ferrara, Derek Kolterman, Christopher Luk
Animation Director: Maria Marta Linero
Lead Animator: Eva Benitez
Composer: Aiko Fukushima
Sound Designer: Giorgia Garcia-Moreno
Discarded dreams. Forgotten memories. Missing pieces. These animated films will be where we put it all back together again.