Creator’s File

Directory of innovative individuals who are constantly attempting
new endeavors using their own unique methods of expression.

No. 28

YASHIRO Takeshi

YASHIRO Takeshi

Director

Joined TAIYO KIKAKU Co., Ltd. in 1993. In 2012, while working as a director on numerous TV commercials, YASHIRO completes his first independent stop-motion animated film, "Dear November Boy," which was chosen for public screening under the "Modern Japanese Animation" category during the 14th Hiroshima International Animation Festival.

JMAF 23rd Animation Division / Excellence Award

GON, THE LITTLE FOX

  • Animated short Film
  • 0:27:00
Director, Screenplay, Art, Wood Carving, Animation
YASHIRO Takeshi
Producer
OIKAWA Masaaki, TOYOKAWA Takanori

When Gon, a playful orphaned fox, finds that young Hyoju has lost his mother, he tries to comfort him and make amends for his own earlier mischiefs by secretly bringing small gifts to the young man every day. But Hyoju doesn’t realize who is behind the anonymous gifts, and the two are headed for a heartbreaking climax.

Trailer

Behind the Scenes

Images of making process

Storyboard

Other Works

  • NORMAN THE SNOWMAN -The Northern Light-

    ©TAIYO KIKAKU Co., Ltd. / EXPJ Ltd.

    NORMAN THE SNOWMAN -The Northern Light-
    • Animated short Film
    • 00:25:00
  • Moon of a sleepless night

    ©TAIYO KIKAKU Co., Ltd. / EXPJ Ltd.

    Moon of a sleepless night
    • Animated short Film
    • 00:27:00

    JMAF 23rd Animation Division / Jury Selections