2001 Official Selection, film index

Blood: The Last Vampire

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Saya is not the innocent schoolgirl she appears to be: she is the last surviving pure vampire. Working under the authority of a special government agency committed to the elimination of her impure brethren, she and her companions set out to investigate a series of gruesome murders occurring around a U.S. Air Force base in Japan.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Blood: The Last Vampire

    Directed by: Hiroyuki KITAKUBO

    Country: Japan

    Year of production: 2000

    Running time: 48 min

  • Technique


    Techniques used: drawing on cels, rotoscope, 2D computer

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Hiroyuki KITAKUBO

    Production: ING, INCORPORATED, Ishikawa MITSUHISA


    Based on: Mamoru Oshii

    Script: Kenji Kamiyama

    Graphics: Katsuya Terada

    Storyboard: Hiroyuki Kitakubo

    Animation: Kazuchika Kise, Shinji Takagi

    Camera: Miki Sakuma

    Music: Yoshihiro Ike

    Sound: Keiichi Momose

    Voice: Youki Kudoh, Saemi Nakamura, Joe Romersa