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MIPCOM 2014 - [ 2014/9/25 updated ]

Showgate will participate in MIPCOM 2014 between October 13th and 16th.
Booth number: P-1.F15

TIFFCOM 2014 - [ 2014/9/25 updated ]

Showgate will participate in MIPCOM 2014 between October 21st and 23rd.
Booth number: 106

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SHIROBAKO

2014 October/ TV series/ 30min / Color / HD / Comedy, Drama


"Shirobako" is a term used in TV industry and means video without MA and tickers.Aoi, Ema, Shizuka, Misa and Midori are at the anime club room at a girls' school in the Tohoku region. The five girls pledge on the donut that they will all work in the anime industry after graduation and that they will make an anime together again in the future. What awaits Aoi and her friends as they jump into the anime industry? Will the time come when all five of them come together to make an anime again?

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Celestial Method

2014 October/ TV series/ 30min / HD / Fantasy, Drama


The flying saucer has always been in the sky above this town "It stays here to make wishes come true."
A mysterious flying saucer arrives in the sky over Kiriyako.
The world falls into turmoil at first,
but as the flying saucer simply stays there and nothing happens, the sense of fear fades away.
The town becomes a tourist destination over time, and people's interest wears off.

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selector spread WIXOSS

2014 October/ TV series/ 30min / HD / Card Game Action, Drama


Girls choose their own destiny to make their wishes come true through card battles. One day her older brother gives her a pack of cards to help her make friends.
"Wixoss", the card game, is a huge boom.
The story develops into the battles between girls holding the chosen cards to have their wishes come true.

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Invaders of the Rokujyoma!?

2014 July/ TV series/ 30min x 12eps / Color / HD / Action, Comedy


Kotaro Satomi is a needy student who started living away from home at the start of high school. He finds a bargain accommodation ? only 5,000 yen for a six-tatami mat room.
For various reasons, adorable invaders descend upon Kotaro one after another as soon as he moves in.
Each with their own ulterior motives, the battle commences between Kotaro and the girls in a tiny six-tatami mat room!

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GLASSLIP

2014 July/ 30min x 13eps / Slice of Life


Tohko's family run a glassware craft studio. Tohko and her friends often gather at Cafe Kazemichi to relax . During the summer holidays in their final year, a new boy, Kakeru, joins their high school. He tells Tohko that he can hear voices from the future. If she could know what happens in the future, what would she wish for? Tohko feels a strange jolting sensation she has never felt before, while noticing an urge she cannot ignore welling up.

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ARGEVOLLEN

2014 July/ 30min / Robot, Battle, Action


The Kingdom of Arandas alliance and the Countries Unification of Ingelmia have been at war for many years.
The gate to the fortress has remained firmly closed, but when it creaks open, the complexion of the war starts to change dramatically.
A new recruit, Susumu Tokimune, is waiting for his first battle.
He takes the lead without thinking of the possibility of being trapped, and has a fatal encounter with engineer Jamie Hazaford and the Silver Trailkrieger , Argevollen.
The encounter takes place in a corner of the world where fighting has become the norm.
This small coincidence is going to change the future of Tokimune's Independent 8th platoon as well as the course of the war.

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Bladedance of Elementalers

2014 / 30min x 12eps / Fantasy, Action


Only a pure maiden can have the privilege to contract with a spirit.
Priestesses, who can summon spirits from Astral Zero, the world of the spirits, and have full command of their power, are called elementalists.

Kamito is the only male with this privilege, and for what happened in the past he comes to Areisha Spirit Academy where priestesses are trained to become elementalists.
He is then told that he is to transfer to the school, form a team with priestesses to compete in Blade Dance where the most powerful elementalist is chosen, and win first place.

Oh Brother, Oh Sister!
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Oh Brother, Oh Sister!

2014 /114min / Drama, Comedy
Theatrical Release: October 25th, 2014


Susumu Onodera, age 33, was living with his big sister Yoriko, age 40.
One day, they receive a misdelivered letter, and Yoriko suggests delivering the letter directly. Then they meet the receiver, Kaoru, who reminds them of Susumu's ex-girlfriend. Yoriko tries to make him go on a date with Kaoru to get over his ex-girlfriend, but Susumu is too shy and negative with his broken heart.
Yoriko also has been in love with a salesperson who comes to her store often, but never been able to tell her feeling. As they live their lives like that, in a closed, small society, they finally realize what it really means to truly care for someone when Yoriko is hospitalized all sudden…

Finding the Adolescence
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Finding the Adolescence

2014 / 90min / Drama
Theatrical Release: August 23rd 2014


Story of "that summer" of the girls is told with beautiful images.
Takane and Mika are in the third year at junior high school for girls. The time before Takane and Mika go separate ways to start high school is youthful and dazzling. Girls' innocence, sensitivity and also cruelty, and the brief time when they struggle and get hurt before becoming adults is captured in this wistful but beautiful movie of adolescent girls.

A Woman's Holes
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A Woman's Holes

2014 / 95min / Erotic Sci-Fi, Drama
Theatrical Release: July 2nd 2014


In the winter before high school graduation, a meeting is held by the student yearbook production committe. The chairman, Sachiko, asks the teacher in charge, Mr. Fukuda, "Will you make a baby with me?"
In the meantime, Murata has a secret crush on one of the boy students, and she admires his desk every evening. But this is found out by Kobato Hagimoto who starts training him as her pig. Unable to bear the situation any more, Murata refuses Kobato, but her maddening love towards Murata has already gone out of control.

Kotodama -Spiritual Curse-
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Kotodama -Spiritual Curse-

2014/ 105min / Horror
Theatrical Release: May 23rd 2014


"Gakkou no Kaidan" which sold 2.7 million copies total of the original book and spawned 4 movie series, animations, dramas and games. It triggered a horror boom in 20th century Japan and could be called the origin of Japanese horror. Everyone must have heard the scary stories in school like "Seven mysteries of school," "Hanako-san (Toire no Hanako-san)" and "Kuchisake-onna." There are mysterious episodes that happen in schools where many generations' thoughts and spirits live. Now what is waiting for you after that fear…

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DEAD BANGING

2014 / 86min / Zombie, Horror
Theatrical Release: May 17th 2014


A once unwanted rock band instantly forms a cult following after the lead vocalist, KANA, recruits a zombie, TETSUO, as their death metal vocal, the same zombie that killed her former band members, all the while government agents frantically search for their runaway zombie experiment..

JUON -The Beginning of the End-
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TOKYO LEGENDS I -Horror of Human Hell-

2014 /70min (5 Stories) / Urban Legends, Horror
Theatrical Release: June 7th, 2014


Tokyo Densetsu", the best-selling horror novel which enjoys overwhelming popularity among horror fans, is finally adapted to film!
Exquisite omnibus horror!
There is no ghost in any of the episodes in "Tokyo Densetsu"
All horrors are actual experiences in real life. These are the ultimate real horror stories.

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TOKYO LEGENDS II - Distorted City of Anomalies-

2014 /70min (5 Stories) / Urban Legends, Horror
Theatrical Release: June 7th, 2014


Tokyo Densetsu", the best-selling horror novel which enjoys overwhelming popularity among horror fans, is finally adapted to film!
Exquisite omnibus horror!
The person next to you may be the most terrifying thing in the world.

The Warped Forest
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The Warped Forest

2011 / 81min / Color / STEREO / Art, fantasy


There is a little strange world different from real one. In a strange world we can control our dream in a deep forest. A wonderful story with 9 men and women there…

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Hameln

2013 / 138min / Color / G / Drama
Theatrical Release: September 7, 2013


A tiny village standing quietly throughout the passage of time with the villagers who lead their lives with dignity are lovingly portrayed.