What You Need to Know:
- Three producers involved in Demon Slayer: Mugen Train won the 40th Fujimoto Award, one of the top film awards in Japan. The producers awarded were: Atsuhihiro Iwakami, Hikaru Kondo, and Makoto Oyoshi.
- The Fujimoto Award is sponsored by the Film Theater Culture Association and is awarded to filmmakers who made remarkable achievements within the year.
- The members who assessed the films praised the producers saying that the Demon Slayer movie had an outstanding art work and music that attracted people from all age groups, achieving the new box-office record in the Japanese film history. They described that this was very pleasing news during the time of global pandemic and made both audiences and the film industry happy. The film success continues to grow by attracting more audience from overseas.
Source: Yahoo! Japan News
I'm not surprised, the movie was excellent!!!
I know, I loved the animation, music, plot... all of it!