Takashi Nakamura bigraphy, stories - Japanese anime director

Takashi Nakamura : biography

1955 -

, is an accomplished Japanese animator and anime director. It was his work on Ōgon Senshi Gold Lightan that helped inspire fellow animator Koji Morimoto.

His 2001 film A Tree of Palme was an official selection of the Berlin Film Festival.

He is a founding member of the Japan Animation Creators Association (JAniCA) labor group.

Works

  • Yatterman (1977) - animation director and key animation
  • Ōgon Senshi Gold Lightan (1981) - animation director and key animation
  • Genma Taisen (1983) - key animation
  • Mirai Keisatsu Urashiman (1983) - character designs, animation director, key animation, storyboards
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984) - key animation
  • Meikyū Monogatari (1987) - animation director
  • Robot Carnival (1987) - director, script, character designs, animation
  • AKIRA (1988) - animation director
  • Peter Pan no Bōken (1989) - character designs, scene artist, storyboards
  • Catnapped! (1995) - director, original creator, script, character design, animation director
  • A Tree of Palme (2001) - director, original creator, script
  • Tetsujin 28-go (2004) - character designs and storyboards
  • Fantastic Children (2004) - director, original creator, script, character designs
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