1st Animation Division Excellence Award

Donguri’s House

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.