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Takeshi Yashiro Stop Motion Animation: MOON OF A SLEEPLESS NIGHT


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February 12 from 7:00 pm EST (4:00 pm PST)


A squirrel and a boy set out on a journey together to restore daylight. They must find and release the moon stuck high up on a tree somewhere far, far away.


Year 2015
Runtime 27 min
Language Japanese
Subtitles English
Genre Animation
Director YASHIRO Takeshi
Awards 2016 Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia, Japan Competition Best Short Award / Governor of Tokyo Award
2017 Austin Film Festival, Audience Award (USA)