Hideaki Anno

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​ Hideaki Anno (born May 22, 1960 in Ube, Yamaguchi) is a Japanese animation and film director. Anno is best known for his work on the popular anime series Neon Genesis Evangelion. His style has come to be defined by the touches of superflatism and postmodernism that he injects into his work, as well as the thorough portrayal of characters' thoughts and emotions, often through unconventional sequences incorporating psychoanalysis and emotional deconstruction of these characters. He married comics artist Moyoco Anno in 27 April 2002. Anime directed by Anno that have won the Animage Anime Grand Prix award have been Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water in 1990, Neon Genesis Evangelion in 1995 and 1996, and The End of Evangelion in 1997.

Most Popular Hideaki Anno Trailers

Total trailers found: 46

The Wind Rises Trailer (2013)

20 July 2013

A lifelong love of flight inspires Japanese aviation engineer Jiro Horikoshi, whose storied career includes the creation of the A-6M World War II fighter plane.

Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion Trailer (1997)

19 July 1997

The second of two theatrically released follow-ups to the Neon Genesis Evangelion series. Comprisings

Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance Trailer (2009)

26 June 2009

Under constant attack by monstrous creatures called Angels that seek to eradicate humankind, U.N. Special Agency NERV introduces two new EVA pilots to help defend the city of Tokyo-3: the mysterious Makinami Mari Illustrous and the intense Asuka Langley Shikinami.

Shin Godzilla Trailer (2016)

29 July 2016

From the mind behind Evangelion comes a hit larger than life. When a massive, gilled monster emerges from the deep and tears through the city, the government scrambles to save its citizens.

Evangelion: 1.0: You Are (Not) Alone Trailer (2007)

01 September 2007

After the Second Impact, Tokyo-3 is being attacked by giant creatures called Angels that seek to eradicate humankind.

Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death and Rebirth Trailer (1997)

15 March 1997

Originally a collection of clips from the Neon Genesis Evangelion TV series, Death was created as a precursor to the re-worked ending of the series.

Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo Trailer (2012)

17 November 2012

14 years after third impact, Ikari Shinji awakens to a world he does not remember. He hasn't aged. Much of Earth is laid in ruins, Nerv has been dismantled, and people who he once protected have turned against him.

The Taste of Tea Trailer (2004)

17 July 2004

A spell of time in the life of a family living in rural Tochigi prefecture, north of Tokyo. Though her husband is busy working at an office, Yoshiko is not an ordinary housewife, instead working on an animated film project at home.

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness Trailer (2013)

16 November 2013

Follows the behind-the-scenes work of Studio Ghibli, focusing on the notable figures Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata, and Toshio Suzuki.

Revival of Evangelion Trailer (1998)

07 March 1998

Revival of Evangelion was the third Neon Genesis Evangelion movie to be released in Japan. Revival is ultimately the "final vision" of GAINAX and Anno Hideaki.

Funky Forest: The First Contact Trailer (2005)

25 October 2005

An outrageous collection of surreal, short attention span non-sequiturs largely revolving around Guitar Brother, his randy older sibling, and the pair's portly Caucasian brother.

Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Trailer (2020)

31 December 2020

Royal Space Force - The Wings Of Honneamise Trailer (1987)

14 March 1987

On a future Earth, war between the Kingdom of Honneamise and its rival, The Republic, is inevitable. As evolving technology creates new ways to wage war, a small group seeks to propel mankind into space in their world’s first spaceflight program.

Re: Cutie Honey Trailer (2004)

24 June 2004

A mysterious organization known as Panther Claw make their presence known by terrorizing Tokyo and giving the cops a run for their money.

Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack Trailer (1988)

12 March 1988

In UC 0093 the Federation has recovered from its defeat and has created a new anti-colonial special forces unit to deal with rebel forces: Londo Bell.

Japan Sinks Trailer (2006)

15 July 2006

Japan sinks! Proving once again that Japan will never cease to find inventive ways to destroy itself on screen, this summer's blockbuster Sinking of Japan brings apocalypse through tectonics.

Cutie Honey Trailer (2004)

29 May 2004

When Honey's uncle gets kidnapped by the evil criminal gang known as "Panther Claw," she must use her magical powers of transformation (fueled by love) to save him.

Giant God Warrior Appears in Tokyo Trailer (2012)

10 July 2012

Studio Ghibli's first foray into live-action. In this short film, a giant monster descends from the sky and wreaks havoc upon the city.

Ritual Trailer (2000)

07 December 2000

A disillusioned filmmaker has an encounter with a young girl who has a ritual of repeating "Tomorrow is my birthday" everyday.

The Dragon Dentist - Episode 1 Trailer (2017)

18 February 2017

The story takes place in Dragon Country. Nonoko is a newly appointed dentist and her mission is to protect the dragon, the guardian of the country, from tooth-cavity bacteria.

Love & Pop Trailer (1998)

01 September 1998

Pretty Tokyo teen Hiromi Yoshii (Asumi Miwa) and her girlfriends struggle with rivalries, clothes and boyfriends, just like any other high school clique.

20min Walk From Nishi-Ogikubo Station, 2 Bedrooms, Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, 2mos Deposit, No Pets Allowed. Trailer (2014)

12 December 2014

A girl finds herself in the middle of a room shrunk to the size of a bug.

Animation Store Manager Trailer (2002)

19 August 2002

This is the Animation Store Manager!! Anime Tenchou is a CM character for Animate, one of Japan's biggest retailer of anime, games, and manga.

Welcome to the Quiet Room Trailer (2007)

20 October 2007

28 year old freelance writer Sakura Asuka (Yuki Uchida) wakes up tied in a white room. The white room is a protected room located in an isolated ward of a psychiatric hospital.

Evangelion: Another Impact (Confidential) Trailer (2015)

06 February 2015

Another time, another place. An activation test of a decisive weapon was underway. With its development and operational trials shrouded in complete secrecy, the Another Number - Unit Null, suddenly breaks free of human control and goes berserk.

Hill Climb Girl Trailer (2014)

14 November 2014

A girl on a bike races a boy up a hill.

Megazone 23 Trailer (1985)

01 January 1985

A young biker stumbles onto a prototype motorcycle with a hidden function that has a link to the true nature of his world.

DAICON IV Opening Animation Trailer (1983)

20 August 1983

A girl is visited by two men from a space ship. They give her water she needs for her daicon (radish).

Daicon Film's Return of Ultraman Trailer (1983)

20 August 1983

Fan-made Ultraman short film directed by Hideaki Anno.

Otakus in Love Trailer (2004)

20 October 2004

Live-action adaptation of a madcap manga about art, opposites, love and a whole lot of cosplay.

Gunbuster vs Diebuster Aim for the Top! The GATTAI!! Movie Trailer (2006)

01 October 2006

This double feature comprises of Gunbuster and Die Buster (aka Gunbuster 2) condensed them into a single theatrical release told in two parts with a musical intermission in between.

Ryusei-Kacho Trailer (2001)

01 January 2001

Ryusei-Kacho is renowned for his unmatchable skills in securing a seat on the infamous Japanese commuter trains.

Crimson Wolf Trailer (1993)

07 July 1993

An archaeological expedition finds the mummified bodies of Genghis Khan and his army somewhere in Mongolia.

Death Kappa Trailer (2010)

25 June 2010

When military experiments go haywire and trigger an atomic bomb, the consequences are of epic proportions.

Battle Royal High School Trailer (1987)

10 December 1987

When the school Karate club's star fighter quits and decides to go pro, he unwittingly fulfills an ancient interdimensional prophecy and becomes demon king of his dimension.

Submarine 707 Revolution Trailer (2006)

24 August 2006

A high-tech terrorist plagues the ocean... To counter the subversive activities of the USR, a shadowy terrorist group menacing the seas, the leading nations of the world join forces to form the Peace Keeping Navy (PKN).

until You come to me Trailer (2014)

19 December 2014

A short film released by Studio Khara in the Animator Expo series of short animated films set to Shiro Sagisu's rendering of "Danny Boy", depicting Shinji, Rei and Asuka in their states at the end of Evangelion 3.

Gunbuster Trailer (1988)

07 October 1988

Noriko Takaya's dream is to become a space pilot like her father, who died when she was young after an attack by alien forces in deep space.

Director Disqualified Trailer (2011)

03 September 2011

In 1997, Hirano Katsuyuki, a married, middle-aged AV director, and his 26-year-old actress and lover, Hayashi Yumika, set out to cycle from Tokyo to Hokkaido.

Yoshikazu Yasuhiko & Ichiro Itano: Collection of Key Animation Films from Mobile Suit Gundam Trailer (2014)

05 December 2014

MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM series are still favored by various generations, passed its 35th anniversary. The animators who played the core roles in the memorable first series MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM are Yoshikazu Yasuhiko・Ichiro Itano We would like to leave the key animations as the film production to posterity to praise their achievements, which influenced not only on the audience but also on the current anime industry.

Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death (true)² Trailer (1998)

07 March 1998

This is an alternate edit of "Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth".

FLCL Trailer (2000)

26 April 2000

In this 6-part mini-series, a 12-year old boy named Naota one day meets a strange woman, riding a Vespa and wielding a big guitar.

Blazing Transfer Student Trailer (1991)

21 May 1991

Transfer student Takisawa Noboru quickly learns that all disputes at his new school are settled in the boxing ring.

Aim for the Top 2! Diebuster Trailer (2006)

01 October 2006

This anime compilation movie takes the six episode Diebuster OVA series and reedits the material into a 95 minute theatrical movie.

Otakus in Love Trailer (2004)

20 October 2004

Live-action adaptation of a madcap manga about art, opposites, love and a whole lot of cosplay.

Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death (True)² Trailer (1998)

26 February 1998

On year 2015 humankind is facing the greatest threat ever known: a series of mysterious beings called Angels sow panic and destruction wherever they appear.