1st Animation Division Excellence Award
Animated feature film
The Production Committee of the movie The House of Chestnuts [Japan]
Reason for Award
This is a story of a family with a handicapped child working together to build a small factory. This moving work brings the world of the physically disabled into the viewers’ reality. The power, originality and sheer amount of effort exerted by it’s creators is truly epochal. This work breaks new ground in the field of animation.