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 1973 Award Winners, film index


The Demon

  1. Overview
  2. Awards
  3. Fact Sheet

Inspired by a Japanese medieval legend: a mother changes into a witch and tries to devour her own children.

Award in Annecy

  • Distinction (1973)
  • Émile Reynaud Award (1973)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Oni

    Directed by: Kihachiro KAWAMOTO

    Country: Japan

    Year of production: 1972

    Running time: 07 min 35 s

  • Technique


    Techniques used: puppets

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Kihachiro KAWAMOTO

    Production: Kihachiro KAWAMOTO

    Sets: Tsuyuhiko Mibu, Suzushi Nakagawa

    Animation: Kihachiro Kawamoto

    Camera: Ken Yoshioka, Minoru Tamura

    Music: Seiji Tsuruzawa

    Sound: Kazvo Ito

    Editing: Hisako Sono