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14th Animation Division Jury Selections

The Disappearance of HARUHI SUZUMIYA

Animated short film [Japan]



The extraordinary life of the protagonist Kyon follows its daily routine, until one day all of a sudden his world is turned upside down. His group he spends most of his time together was separated. Lonely and desperate, Kyon is forced to come face-to-face with his fears and hopes. In order to restore the world as it was, he ran here and there, and everywhere. Will his dream come true? What is the secret behind the sudden transformation of his world?