By Your Side - Sade & Goda Tsuneo/dwarf - A Zapuni Project Charity Video for El Sistema Japan
WHAT: "On the third anniversary of the Great Eastern Japan earthquake, Zapuni LLC are proud to release ‘By Your Side’ an animated music video two years in the making, set to Sade’s Grammy-nominated song. This powerful and beautiful film is directed by Tsuneo Goda and the award-winning stop motion animation company dwarf, who are responsible for the hit TV series ‘Domo-kun’ and ‘Komaneko.’" (Read more via zapuni.com)
Quite an emotional video, approaching the theme of loss and recovery with sensitivity and discreteness, and something worth spending less than 6 minutes of your life watching, IMHO.
Donate to support the children affected by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami in Japan. All proceeds will go to El Sistema Japan. This effort is driven by Zapuni Project. Your donations will used to provide musical instruments and education for "Soma Children's Orchestra And Chorus" in Fukushima.