A magical hand-drawn animation that is also a profound conundrum. "If you believe in the Rabbit, you'll believe in anything. If you don't believe in the Rabbit, it means that you wouldn't believe anything."
The Great Rabbit is screening as part of our Opening Night with Fukushima 8: A Letter From Our Past, Yukuharu - The Fading of Spring, The Great Rabbit and the main feature Somi - The Taekwon-do Woman.
Born in Hyogo Prefecture in Japan in 1980, Atsushi Wada studied animation at Kyoiku University in Osaka and at the Image Forum Institute at Moving Image in Tokyo. Wada's animation films have often enjoyed international success. He is currently working in the animation department at Tokyo University of the Arts' Graduate School.