Shinji ARAMAKI 荒牧伸志


Nippon Cinema   ª 

A "Beauty and the Beast" story, adapted into a full 3D CG animated action adventure. Deunan is confronted with the question whether human beings are doomed to self-destruction because of a inherently passionate and violent nature. The future of humanity lies in her hands.

About Shinji ARAMAKI

Born in Fukuoka Prefecture in 1960, Shinji ARAMAKI started out in the animation sector as a mecha designer. In the 1980s he was given the chance to direct single episodes of anime series he was working on as a designer. His first feature film was the CGI­anime APPLESEED (2004) that was followed up in 2007 by the sequel APPLESEED EX MACHINA (NC '08), produced by John WOO. Together with Katsuhiro OTOMO and Mamoru ISHII, he is considered to be one of the leading Anime directors.

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