Famous MAD House Director Dies
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Posted 8/28/10 , edited 8/28/10
The founder of MAD House has announced that famous director Satoshi Kon has died of pancreatic cancer on the 24th of August. Satoshi Kon knew that he had pancreatic cancer for quite some time, and left one final message on his blog. http://konstone.s-kon.net/modules/notebook/archives/565

Satoshi Kon was known for animating, writing, and directing, the following movies/animes/mangas.


* Memories (Magnetic Rose) (1995)
* Millennium Actress (2001)
* Tokyo Godfathers (2003)
* Paprika (2006)


* Perfect Blue (1998)
* Millennium Actress (2001)
* Tokyo Godfathers (2003)
* Paranoia Agent (2004)
* Paprika (2006)
* Good Morning (part of Ani*Kuri15) (2008)
* The Dream Machine (2011) (To be released posthumously)


* Roujin Z (1991)
* Perfect Blue (1998)
* Millennium Actress (2001)
* Tokyo Godfathers (2003)


* Toriko (虜)
* Kaikisen (海帰線) Fine Arts Publisher ISBN 4-568-73003-1
* World Apartment Horror (ワールド・アパートメントホラー) Based on the original work of director Otomo Katsuhiro
* Seraphim(セラフィム ~2億6661万3336の翼~)Based on the original outstanding volume of incomplete work of Oshii Mamoru
* OPUS (Incomplete special volume compilation)
* Paprika, Dream Children (パプリカ。ドリームチルドレン) Original draft, first work aimed at juvenile readers.

Literary works

* "KON'S TONE – the Road to Millennium Actress" (「千年女優」への道〜)(2002, Shoubunsha)

Thank you for your hard work, and may you rest in peace.
Posted 8/28/10 , edited 8/28/10
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