GKIDS | Release Date: January 10, 2019
Summary: Together, the stories (Kanini & Kanino, Life Ain’t Gonna Lose, Invisible) explore ideas of heroism in everyday life, and the infinite potential of the short film format allows the directors and Studio Ponoc to experiment with breathtaking, action-packed visuals, concise human drama, and gorgeous fantasy worlds in this unforgettable showcase that is further demonstration of the studio’s exciting future. [GKIDS]
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Runtime: 53 min
Rating: Not Rated
Official Site: https://gkids.com/films/modest-heroes-ponoc-short-films-theatre-vol-1/
Production: Dentsu
Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Animation, Family
Country: JP
Languages: English, Japanese
Director Credit
Akihiko Yamashita Director
Hiromasa Yonebayashi Director
Yoshiyuki Momose Director
Writer Credit
Akihiko Yamashita Written By: Segment "Tômei Ningen"
Hiromasa Yonebayashi Written By: Segment "Kanîni To Kanîno"
Yoshiyuki Momose Written By: Segment "Samurai Eggu"
Principal Cast Credit
Fumino Kimura Kanîni (Segment "Kanîni To Kanîno")
Henry Kaufman Shun (Segment "Life Ain't Gonna Lose")
Jô Odagiri Tômei Ningen (Segment "Tômei Ningen")
Kentarô Sakaguchi Papa (Segment "Samurai Eggu")/Isha (Segment "Samurai Eggu")
Liam O'Brien The Invisible Man (Segment "Invisible")
Machiko Ono Mama (Segment "Samurai Eggu")
Maggie Q Mother (Segment "Life Ain't Gonna Lose")
Min Tanaka Mômoku No Otoko (Segment "Tômei Ningen")
Rio Suzuki Kanîno (Segment "Kanîni To Kanîno")
Sôta Shinohara Shun (Segment "Samurai Eggu")
Cast Credit
Mick Wingert The Old Man (Segment "Invisible")
Producer Credit
Geoffrey Wexler Producer: English Version
Yoshiaki Nishimura Producer