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Aru Machi Kado no Monogatari

English: Tales of the Street Corner
Synonyms: Aru Machikado no Monogatari, Story of a Street Corner, Tale of a Street Corner
Japanese: ある街角の物語
Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 5, 1962
Producers: Mushi Production
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: None found, add some
Source: Unknown
Genres: Drama, Music, Romance
Duration: 38 min.
Rating: G - All Ages
Score: 6.82 (scored by 761 users)
Ranked: #3983
Popularity: #5922
Members: 1,653
Favorites: 2

Description of Aru Machi Kado no Monogatari

The scene is set with a poster on a street corner, a girl who cherishes her teddy bear, a street lamp and a playful moth that is drawn to the lamp. These creatures and inanimate objects, each with their own dramas, get involved in a war and the story ends in a tragic climax. This is a private animated piece that expresses feelings rather than telling a story. It can be said that Tezuka Osamu, frustrated with working for big companies, made an attempt here to depict what he really wanted in his animation. This work illustrates that even a poster on the wall can have a vivid drama behind it, and brings the magic of animation alive for us.

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Yamamoto, Eiichi
Episode Director, Editing, Key Animation
 
Handou, Katsumi
Background Art
 
Konno, Shuuji
Key Animation
 
Rintaro
In-Between Animation
 
Tezuka, Osamu
Original Creator