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1,703 Ratings

Tokyo Godfathers

Directed by Satoshi Kon
Japan, 2003
Animation, Drama, Adventure


The story takes place in Shinjuku, Tokyo, on Christmas Eve. Middle-aged has-been Gin, aging transvestite Hana, and teenage runaway Miyuki are three homeless friends who have formed a kind of makeshift family structure.

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Tokyo Godfathers Directed by Satoshi Kon

Awards & Festivals

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2003 | Winner: Best Animated Feature Film

2003 | Special Mention: Orient Express Award

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