Members of ASIFA-Japan


Kotoko Nakamura

Animation filmmaker


Born in Kyoto, Japan.
Graduated from Kyoto University of Education, Faculty of Education.
Graduated from Kyoto University of Art and Design, Faculty of Fine Art.
After working at a Stop motion Animation company, became a freelance animation filmmaker.

2023 » "The Magic Violet Rabbit"
2018 » "MIX"

Honorable Mention in Independent Stop Motion Prize in The Florida Animation Festival、Runner Up Best Animation Prize in Women Over 50 Film Festival、Best Animation Prize in Australia Independent Film Festival、Jack&Betty Prize in Yokohama Independent Film Festival 2018

2015 » "Under a ginkgo tree"
2014 » "Dvoneil"

Outstanding performance award in Yokohama Happy Mus!c Film Festival 2014

2013 » "Black Cat"

2nd Place Prize :Category-E in Nikon Photo Contest 2014-2015

2012 » "Black Hand"
» "Omotenashi"
2011 » "Consumed "

Outstanding performance award in Kyoto University of Art and Design (Correspondence Education) Graduation Works 2010

2010 » "Be Nice, girls "

Won the prize of Digital Art Grand Prize 2010

 "Be Nice, girls"

 "Be Nice, girls"
© Kotoko Nakamura, 2010


© Kotoko Nakamura, 2014


© Kotoko Nakamura, 2018

 "The Magic Violet Rabbit"

 "The Magic Violet Rabbit"
© Kotoko Nakamura, 2023