Pop Goes Japan: Short Films by Tadanori Yokoo and Keiichi Tanaami

September 7, 2012 - January 6, 2013

Rabbit superhero in flight

Two of the poster artists featured in the exhibition Elegance and Extravagance, Tadanori Yokoo and Keiichi Tanaami, also produced witty and energetic animated short films in the 1960s and 1970s.

The Ackland will present a selection of these films, showing continuously. Additional films by other artists will be included in the Ackland Film Forum.

Image: Keiichi Tanaami, Japanese, born 1936: Still from Good-by Elvis and USA, 1971; film.