4 other Japanese works compete in event from September 22-October 3
The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF) announced on Thursday that Fortune Favors Lady Nikuko, Studio 4°C‘s anime film of Kanako Nishi‘s Gyokō no Nikuko-chan (Nikuko of the Fishing Harbor) novel, is competing in the Animated Feature category at this year’s online event.
The other Japanese works competing in the festival are:
- Yoriko Mizushiri’s “Anxious Body” (Non-Narrative Short Animation)
- Honami Yano’s “Honekami (A Bite of Bone)” (Narrative Short Animation)
- Mari Miyazawa’s “Konigiri-Kun Concert” (Animation for Preschool Audiences)
- Liu Huanzi’s “Coin Adventure” (World Student Panorama)
The event will take place from September 22 to October 3. An international, six-person jury will award winners on October 1.
The OIAF received 2,528 entries from 38 different countries for the 2021…