Genius Party: A revolutionary milestone in Animation.
Genius Party: For the first time, the greatest creative minds in Anime come together for one powerhouse project. No Rules. No Limits. No Boundaries. Nothing like this has ever been seen before.
This is Genius Party. 7 impacts by 7 directors.
The flagship release from groundbreaking animation outfit STUDIO 4c, the concept is both stunningly simple and utterly original: Gather an all-star team of contemporary Anime creators, mixing established legends with the brightest up-and-comers. Give each one free reign to make an entirely original film, providing only a single guiding theme: The Spirit of Creativity.
The result is a kaleidoscope of visions, stretching from the inner depths of the human mind to the most fantastic, astounding worlds of boundless imagination, spanning a rich palette of unique visual languages.
An unprecedented, instant classic, GENIUS PARTY is nothing less than definitive, an essential title for the Anime enthusiast.
- Atsuko Fukushima (Akira)
- Shoji Kawamori (The Macross Saga)
- Shinji Kimura (Steamboy, Tekkon Kinkreet)
- Yoji Fukuyama (Night Walker)
- Hideki Futamura (Akira, Animatrix, Perfect Blue, Memories)
- Masaaki Yuasa (Mindgame)
- Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop)
As a bonus, seven short films selected by STUDIO4â„ƒ as part of their NEXT GENIUS contest have been included:
- "Bloomed Words" by Amica Kubo
- "Apartment" by Kiyoshi Aoki
- "Mimi Carina" by Helole Cedric
- "The Naked Ape" by Daishichi Hashimoto
- "Sad Breakfast" by Akiko Ichise
- "XOI" by Victor Courtwright
- "Telephone Pole Mother" by Yüsuke Sakamoto