22nd Animation Division Jury Selections
I want to eat your pancreas
Animated feature film
“I want to eat your pancreas” Production Team(USHIJIMA Shinichiro, Representative) [Japan]
A high-school student who is indifferent to oth- ers picks up a diary in a hospital. It is the diary kept by his very popular classmate YAMAUCHI Sakura, who is suffering from a pancreatic ill- ness and doesn’t have much longer to live. Sakura’s determination to enjoy her life to the fullest gradually changes his attitude. The ani- mation is a straightforward recreation of the original novel by SUMINO Yoru, which also in- spired a popular live-action film.