Aeon

Ryotaro Miyajima | 4 min | Japan | 2017

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SYNOPSIS
Self-replicating entities that have evolved on different planets merge and proliferate exponentially. In search of more energy sources, they consume other stars.

SCREENING SCHEDULE
Planet of Consumption
1:00 PM | Sunday, October 15, 2017
The New School, Kellen Auditorium
66 5th Ave, Room N101, New York, 10003

PRODUCTION CREDITS
Director | Ryotaro Miyajima
Producer | Koji Yamamura
Music | Yoshiki Masuda
Sound Design | Tomoka Kimura

DIRECTOR’S BIO
Born in Tokyo, Japan in 1989, Ryotaro Miyajima grew up in Bali, Indonesia. He graduated from Tokyo University of the Arts, Department of Intermedia Art in 2015, then received his master’s degree from Tokyo University of the Arts Graduate School of Film and New Media, Department of Animation in 2017. In 2016, Radio Wave received the Graduation Film DHL Diversity Prize at the 18th Bucheon International Animation Festival, and was selected to screen at 27 film festivals in 17 countries and regions around the world. Aeon was nominated in ANIMAFEST ZAGREB and selected to screen at six film festivals in five countries around the world.