Hiroshi Nagahama – Guest of Honor

Updated Jul 21, 2022 @ 1:23 am

Hiroshi Nagahama was born in 1970 in the city of Saiki, Oita Prefecture, Japan.

His works include, “Azuki-chan” at Madhouse, in which he worked on Key Animation.

Not only did he work on the Concept Art for the “Revolutionary Girl Utena”, he also did the Mechanical Designs and worked on the Key Animation for the ED & ED2 (6 Episodes). He was also the Animation Director for 4 episodes of the anime.

Afterwards he worked on storyboards, direction, and became animation director for “Sexy Commando Gaiden is Amazing !! Masaru-san”, “Jubei-chan ② Siberia Yagyu’s Counterattack”, just to name a few.

Since then he has directed the following anime titles: “Mushishi,” “Mushishi Sequel,” “Detroit Metal City,” “Flowers of Evil,” and “THE REFLECTION,” (which is the original work of the legendary, Mr. Stan Lee).

He received the award for the new anime work “Uzumaki”. The 11th Animation Kobe Individual Award.

Animé Los Angeles 18

Anime Los Angeles 18 will be held on January 5 – 8th, 2023 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA.