In 1995, Katsuhiro Otomo’s epic anthology MEMORIES showcased the work of upcoming superstars of the aninic world. Now, Otomo’s spotlight shifts to a fresh generation of master creators with an all-new anthology of visionary films: A lone traveler is confronted by unusual spirits in an abandoned shrine in the 2013 Academy Award nominated POSSESSIONS (TSUKUMO), directed by Shuhci Morita (COICENT, KAKURENBO). A mysterious white bear defends a rural village from the predations ot a red demon in the brutal GAMBO, directed by Hiroaki Ando (FIVENUMBERS!) from REDLINE*s Katsuhito Ishii’s original story with character designs by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto (NEON GENESIS EVANGELION). The focus shifts from supernatural to science fiction for the action packed A FAREWELL TO WEAPONS (BUKI YO SARA BA), as MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM designer Hajimc Katoki helms Otomo’s tour-de-force saga of men battling robotic tanks in post apocalyptic Tokyo, while grandmaster Otomo himself assumes the directorial reins for a spectacular tale of love, honor and firefighting in ancient Japan with the multi-award winning COMBUSTIBLE(HI-NO-YOUJIN). Prepare your senses for the animated films that are taking the critical world by storm as a new era in anime is ushered in with Katsuhiro Otomo’s SHORT PEACE!