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2009 Tokyo

WHEN:

Saturday, May 30, 2009

This event has passed.

WHERE:

Club Womb
2-16 Maruyama-cho, Shibuyaku
Tokyo, 150-0044 JPN
81 3 5459 0039
www.womb.co.jp

JUDGES:

Ichiro Tanida

ICHIRO TANIDA
Founder, Director, John and Jane Doe Inc.

With more than 30 commercials to his credit each year, Tanida-san is known for his unique use of computer generated images and original character designs. His clients include Sony, Toyota, NTT DoCoMo and Xbox. In his spare time, you can catch him carving wood, oil-painting, taking photos and organizing exhibitions.


www.jjd.co.jp

Junji Kojima

JUNJI KOJIMA
Director, tevee graphics

Since founding teevee graphics in 1995, Kojima-san has crossed multiple genres producing a series of memorable original works, commercials and broadcast designs. His trophy shelf includes an unlikely combination of the Resfest 2003 Audience Choice Award, All Japan Radio & Television Commercial Federation 2006 Bronze Award and Space Shower Music Video Award for the Best Pop Video. Globally, he is best known for his hit collaboration with Rahmens comedy group “Sushi: The Japanese Tradition.” The video garnered more than 2 million hits on YouTube.


Teeveeg.com

Koichiro Tsujikawa

KOICHIRO TSUJIKAWA
Director

Koichiro Tsujikawa began his professional life in graphic design and moved into directing in the late 1990s. He’s well known in music video circles for his longstanding collaboration with musician Keigo Oyamada (aka Cornelius) for whom he has produced many videos. Along with many more music videos for various artists, Tsujikawa has also directed commercials for Tower Records, Sony Ericsson, Hitachi and Smirnoff. Tsujikawa’s most recent project is Kimagure Robot, an adaptation of a story by acclaimed science fiction writer Shinichi Hoshi.


www.tsujikawakoichiro.com

Shinya Nakajima

SHINYA NAKAJIMA
Film Director, Exec Managing Dir, Tohoku-Shinsha

A graduate of Musashino Art University, Nakajima made his debut in TV commercial industry in 1983. He is at the heart of the creative team at OMNIBUS JAPAN, Tohoku-Shinsha’s digital production house that spearheaded adoption of latest visual technologies by Japanese advertisement industry. Nakajima is an executive managing director and member of the board at Tohoku-Shinsha.


www.shinya-tv.com

Takeshi Nakamura

TAKESHI NAKAMURA
Director, CAVIAR

Since founding CAVIAR in 2000, Nakamura-san has directed music videos for Air, Towa Tei and J-Pop elite such as Namie Amuro, Rip Slyme, Hirai Ken and Chemistry. He has worked with electronics heavies such as Sony, Toshiba, Hitachi, LG and Panasonic and received recognition at the New York Festival, Resfest, ACC CM Festival and Japan Media Arts Festival.


www.caviar.ws

TOKYO TEAM:

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PASHA ALPEYEV
Design Ambassador, Cut&Paste Tokyo



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KENTARO KATO
Account Manager, MTV Japan

Kentaro also serves as one of our Design Ambassadors for Cut&Paste Tokyo.




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TOKYO

THE MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNS

TOKYO MOTION DESIGN CONTESTANTS

TAKUYA HOSOGANE

VJ, Motion Graphics director. Rendering in the midst of a VJ set is a daily thing. Sound in perfect synchronicity with movement, meticulously crafted images and a hefty doze of pre-deadline adrenaline is a well-established recipe.


myColor myIdea
Takuya Hosogane

SHUNSUKE SAITO

Saito was born in 1984. Upon graduating form Tama Art University in 2008, he began working in a company producing television commercials. In his short career as a motion graphics designer Saito has received many awards, including the Special Jury Prize in 2006 MTV SO-ZO Competition, Station ID division; 2007 Grand Prix in World Doga Grand Prix 2007 sponsored by Parco City; 317th and 340th NHK Digital Stadium, Best Selection; 10th TBS DigiCon6 Awards, Encouragement Award; Finalist of the 9th NHK DigiStadium. Saito is currently a freelance producer and animator.


Shunsuke Saito

SEIICHIRO OMORI

Seiichiro is a freelance creator whose portfolio spans animation, direction, logo and web design and more. His memorable animated characters have lent their bubbly power in promotions for Converse, SMAPXSMAP and many others. Seiichiro is a recipient of Japan Media Arts Festival's Recommendation Awards in Art and Manga divisions and Wavy Awards 2004-2005 Prize for Excellence in Animation division. He also took the top prize at Biz-R feat Short Short Film Festival 2008, Animation division.


Seiichiro Omori

SATOSHI SUZUKI

After somehow graduating from art school, somehow found himself doing post-production for TV programs. Now entering this contest to put an end to this kind of somehow-living.


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