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Colours (11:56)
2008
Animation, Director: Mai Yoshida
Sound Directed by: Autoship
Voices by: Toshi Matsunaga and Mai Yoshida

The title colours I meant includes a meaning of races and tribes. In the story the Red people and the Blue people start to have a bad relationship.  It begins with a political issue, but it turns into a whole races's conflict.  On the other hand, Redy of the Red and Bluo of the Blue are not happy about it.

Last Snow Before Spring (08:19)
2007
Animation, Director: Mai Yoshida
Sound Directed by: Autoship
Composed by: Michael Eastwood
Sound Effects by: Ian Lambden

May and her mother are on their way to May's grandfather's funeral in Hokkaido. It is a long train journey. After having a nap, she realises something quite strange is happening to her.

The Monster and the right hand (02:04)
2005
Animation, Director, Sound: Mai Yoshida
Sound: Mai Yoshida

This animation tells you a story of an ugly monster that was missing his right hand. He was very sincere but lonely. Mai Yoshida created this story with three words including 'trust', 'lust' and 'trashed.'

One's (04:07)
2006
Animation, Director: Mai Yoshid
Sound: Autoship

This animation is for all aged people. My question was what if you have no friends around you. Would you have no purpose to live? Is being lonely the end of the world? ONE represents its meaning of its life.
The Fish's Wish (03:03)
2006
Animation, Director, Sound: Mai Yoshida
This animation shows a story about a relationship between a girl and a fishing man. She starts to fantasize herself being a fish.

Alice's cave (05:12)
2004
Country of Production: UK
Voice: Mai Yoshida

This animation tells you a diversity of relationships from a victim to a killer, from love to hatred. In wars we all repeat this and it never ends.

 The tree image has been used for many events such as a design for trophies for London Educational Partnership Awards.

モンスターと右手

TRUST, LOST, LUST,TRASHED のテキストから構想して作り上げたアニメーション。右手のない醜いモンスターは美しい右手と出会い・・。

アリスの洞穴

愛情と憎しみによる終わらない争いというのをテーマに個性的なキャラクターがシュールに表現してゆきます。

様々な国で上映され、木のシーンのイラストはLondon Educational Partnership Awardのトロフィーのデザインにも使われる。

早春、最後の雪

会ったことのない祖父の葬式に向かう少女メイ。祖父の家へ向かう途中、メイに不思議な出来事が次々と起こる。

文化庁メディア祭にて審査委員推進特別賞受賞作品

ひとつの

仲間達が消えたら、生きる意味があるのだろうか? 人はひとりでは生きていけない。ONEが生きる意味を考える。

魚の願い

魚釣りの青年に恋をする少女。陰から見つめているうちに、彼女は魚になりたいと奇妙な想像をするようになる。

カラーズ

ひとつの村に住む赤・青・黄色の種族。
物々交換で暮らしていたが、あることから対立が起きる。
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