15th Animation Division Jury Selections
Heart and Yummie
Animated feature film [Japan]
“Heart” is a carnivorous tyrannosaurus raised by a herbivorous mother. As he is unable to eat plants just like everyone else, he realizes that he is different from others, so he leaves the jungle. One day a newly hatched herbivore he is just about to gobble up takes to him, and the two set off on a quest. This movie is a story of love that transcends species and growth based on the Tyrannosaurus series of popular children’s picture books by Tatsuya Miyanishi.