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animation

 [an″ĭ-ma´shun]
the quality of being full of life.
suspended animation temporary suspension or cessation of the vital functions, with loss of consciousness.

an·i·ma·tion

(an'i-mā'shŭn),
1. The state of being alive.
2. Liveliness; high spirits.
[L. animo, pp. -atus, to make alive; anima, breath, soul]

an·i·ma·tion

(an'i-mā'shŭn)
1. The state of being alive.
2. Liveliness; high spirits.
[L. animo, pp. -atus, to make alive; anima, breath, soul]
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Hayao Miyazaki's a very representative work is "Totoro", this work is a magic realism animated film. The story is in under the accidental opportunity, two little girls know the forest in the "immortals" Totoro, the mother of two daughters in poor health and long-term hospitalization, father's work is very busy, so the girl love transferred to the chinchilla's body, they grew up together.
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The title of Abdessemed's exhibition, "Holidays," offers a potential pathway through his protean work: Religious themes are omnipresent here but lodge in the prosaic dimension of daily gestures, as in the animation of a woman in prayer, Les Douleurs de ma mere (The Sorrows of My Mother; all works 2005), and of decoration (the animated film, God Is Design, sets motifs borrowed from various types of religions to the rhythm of Arabic-Andalusian music).
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Curtis said: "It gives talented film makers and creative youths the chance to work with established industry professionals and get their first taste of animated film production."
The awards raise the Oscar prospects of the Japanese film because it managed to keep the awards away from 20th Century Fox's ''Ice Age'' and Walt Disney Pictures' ''Lilo & Stitch.'' The two animated films are considered serious contenders for the Japanese film in the Oscars, whose nominations will be narrowed down Feb.