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Kihachiro Kawamoto in Short Films of Kihachiro Kawamoto

The Exquisite Short Films of Kihachiro Kawamoto

1968 NR

This collection of short films from stop-motion animator Kihachiro Kawamoto traces the arc of his illustrious career and the evolution of his craft. Selections include "An Anthropo-Cynical Farce" (1970), in which a ringmaster forces dogs to chase their tails; "The Demon" (1972), in which two hunters try to escape from an otherworldly being; and "House of Flame" (1979), in which a woman vacillates between two suitors.

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