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: 38

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.

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.

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.

The End of Evangelion Trailer (1997)

19 July 1997

NERV faces a brutal attack from SEELE, but with Asuka in a coma, and Shinji in a nervous breakdown, things soon turn into the surreal.

Shin Godzilla Trailer (2016)

29 July 2016

Japan is plunged into chaos upon the appearance of a giant monster.

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.

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.

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.

Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honnêamise Trailer (1987)

14 March 1987

Shiro Lhadatt joins the Royal Space Force only because his low grades bar him from the air force; he encounters ridicule from manipulative leaders and shares apathy with his fellow co-workers.

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.

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.

Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death and Rebirth Trailer (1997)

15 March 1997

During the early 21st century a meteorite crashed into Antarctica. After scientists went to study the crash a gigantic explosion followed, classified as the 'Second Impact'.

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.

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.

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 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.

Funky Forest: The First Contact Trailer (2005)

25 October 2005

The Taste of Tea director Katsuhito Ishii collaborates with filmmakers Shinichiro Miki and Hajime Ishimine for this outrageous collection of surreal, short attention span non-sequiturs largely revolving around Guitar Brother.

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.

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.

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.

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).

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

07 March 1998

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

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.

until You come to me Trailer (2014)

19 December 2014

Shinji, Rei and Asuka in their states at the end of Evangelion 3.0. A post-Impact world.

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.

Death Kappa Trailer (2010)

25 June 2010

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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).

Hill Climb Girl Trailer (2014)

14 November 2014

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.