Katsuhiro Otomo attended the 1st NIIGATA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL (第1回新潟国際アニメーション映画祭) where a retrospective of some of his animations works is taking place and where the film NEZUMIKOZO JIROKICHI (鼠小僧次郎吉) in which he collaborated was premiered.
TWITTER Q&A by OTOMO (March 13~21, 2023)
■I'm going to the Niigata International Animation Film Festival. I am looking forward to going to Niigata for the first time. Please tell me something delicious
■(After some delicious culinary recommendations) Thank you. I want to go to Miyoshi.
■(After even more recommendations) I also like B-class gourmet, so it's okay.
■Niigata Miyoshiya's Chinese soba has arrived! Thank you to everyone who introduced us!! ︎
■I'm walking through the town of Niigata right now
■(After a recommendation: A bar called Camarado (カマラード) in Furumachi (古町)). I visited the bar you introduced. On the way, director Kitakubo notices... is it safe? I was able to enter the bar!
■I finished all my plans for Niigata and am on the Shinkansen. Thank you to everyone who came to the venue. I'm sorry if you didn't receive your sticker.
■(After a compliment about not getting old) As you can see, I'm old.