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A Song of the Chagama Family

Chagama ondo

Directed by Kenzô Masaoka
Japan, 1935
Animation, Short


A busy magic mare dog (tanuki) is attracted by the music from the temple and sneaks in to steal the monks gramophone. The monks catch him, but the rest of the tanuki clan comes to the rescue. The first totally cell-animated movie from Japan.

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A Song of the Chagama Family Directed by Kenzô Masaoka

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