Keitaro Motonaga

Keitaro Motonaga is a Japanese animation director.

Rayearth Special Version -Wings of Hope- (1998)

Hikaru, Umi and Fuu, three junior high schoolers, are magically transported to the mystical land of Cephiro, where they become Magic Knights in the service of Princess Emeraude in this fantasy-filled anime feature. Under the spell of an evil high priest, Cephiro is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Toshiki Hirano  •  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Hekiru Shiina  •  Hiroko Kasahara  •  Konami Yoshida  •  Akio Otsuka

Hikaru, Umi and Fuu, three junior high schoolers, are magically transported to the mystical land of Cephiro, where they become Magic Knights in the service of Princess Emeraude in this fantasy-filled anime feature. Under the spell of an evil high priest, Cephiro is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Toshiki Hirano  •  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Hekiru Shiina  •  Hiroko Kasahara  •  Konami Yoshida  •  Akio Otsuka

Majestic Prince: Genetic Awakening (2016)

A Ginga Kikoutai Majestic Prince movie with an original story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Aiba Hiroki  •  Yoko Hikasa  •  Shintaro Asanuma  •  Yuka Iguchi

A Ginga Kikoutai Majestic Prince movie with an original story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Aiba Hiroki  •  Yoko Hikasa  •  Shintaro Asanuma  •  Yuka Iguchi

Digimon Adventure tri. Part 3: Confession (2016)

After seeing Meicoomon's abrupt transformation and killing of Leomon, Agumon and the other Digimon are kept isolated in Koushiro's office in order to prevent them from infection, but signs of infection begin to appear in Patamon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Suzuko Mimori  •  Mutsumi Tamura

After seeing Meicoomon's abrupt transformation and killing of Leomon, Agumon and the other Digimon are kept isolated in Koushiro's office in order to prevent them from infection, but signs of infection begin to appear in Patamon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Suzuko Mimori  •  Mutsumi Tamura

Digimon Adventure tri. Part 1: Reunion (2015)

After years of inactivity, the DigiDestined regroup with their Digimon to save their world, but have the years changed their characters too much?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Mao Ichimichi  •  Suzuko Mimori

After years of inactivity, the DigiDestined regroup with their Digimon to save their world, but have the years changed their characters too much?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Mao Ichimichi  •  Suzuko Mimori

Date A Live: Mayuri Judgment (2015)

After performing a huge concert, Miku Izayoi invited Shido, Tohka and everyone for a day at a reserved indoor pool. Later at night, Shido keeps spotting a girl named Mayuri, who quickly disappeared after seeing her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Marina Inoue  •  Ayana Taketatsu  •  Misuzu Togashi  •  Nobunaga Shimazaki

After performing a huge concert, Miku Izayoi invited Shido, Tohka and everyone for a day at a reserved indoor pool. Later at night, Shido keeps spotting a girl named Mayuri, who quickly disappeared after seeing her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Marina Inoue  •  Ayana Taketatsu  •  Misuzu Togashi  •  Nobunaga Shimazaki

Persona 3 the Movie: #3 Falling Down (2015)

The season turns to autumn. The fight of the protagonist and his group S.E.E.S. with the strange monsters called ‘Shadows’ is getting closer to the end. Makoto and his allies engage in life-or-death battles with Shadows in order to end the Dark Hour. Through the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Akira Ishida  •  Megumi Toyoguchi  •  Kohsuke Toriumi  •  Rie Tanaka

The season turns to autumn. The fight of the protagonist and his group S.E.E.S. with the strange monsters called ‘Shadows’ is getting closer to the end. Makoto and his allies engage in life-or-death battles with Shadows in order to end the Dark Hour. Through the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Akira Ishida  •  Megumi Toyoguchi  •  Kohsuke Toriumi  •  Rie Tanaka

[email protected] (2001)

Robot prostitute [email protected] roams a deserted city unsuccessfully looking for johns after the human race is obliterated. With no people left, the android serving class has a meaningless existence. But after a horrific tentacled beast rapes [email protected], she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Yukie Yamada  •  Ryoka Shima  •  Rio Natsuki  •  Ryoka Yuzuki

Robot prostitute [email protected] roams a deserted city unsuccessfully looking for johns after the human race is obliterated. With no people left, the android serving class has a meaningless existence. But after a horrific tentacled beast rapes [email protected], she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Yukie Yamada  •  Ryoka Shima  •  Rio Natsuki  •  Ryoka Yuzuki

Phantom: The Animation (2004)

Zwei was an ordinary person, until one day, while walking the streets a night, he witnessed a brutal assassination. He managed to avoid the sniper, a young girl named Ein, but was soon captured, and had the memories of his former life erased. He is spared death ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Doug Erholtz  •  Show Hayami  •  Megan Hollingshead  •  Kikuko Inoue

Zwei was an ordinary person, until one day, while walking the streets a night, he witnessed a brutal assassination. He managed to avoid the sniper, a young girl named Ein, but was soon captured, and had the memories of his former life erased. He is spared death ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Doug Erholtz  •  Show Hayami  •  Megan Hollingshead  •  Kikuko Inoue

Digimon Adventure tri. Part 5: Coexistence (2017)

Meicoomon rampages after witnessing Meiko Mochizuki being injured by the man bearing Gennai's likeness. "It would have been better if you hadn't been born..." Meicoomon disappears into the Real World, which has since become distorted. Possessing overwhelming power, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Suzuko Mimori  •  Mutsumi Tamura

Meicoomon rampages after witnessing Meiko Mochizuki being injured by the man bearing Gennai's likeness. "It would have been better if you hadn't been born..." Meicoomon disappears into the Real World, which has since become distorted. Possessing overwhelming power, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Suzuko Mimori  •  Mutsumi Tamura

Digimon Adventure tri. Part 4: Loss (2017)

Upon arriving at the Digital World after the "reboot", the digidestined are hunted by a new villain. Meanwhile, Sora is troubled by her partner digimon's indifference towards her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Mao Ichimichi  •  Suzuko Mimori

Upon arriving at the Digital World after the "reboot", the digidestined are hunted by a new villain. Meanwhile, Sora is troubled by her partner digimon's indifference towards her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Mao Ichimichi  •  Suzuko Mimori

Majestic Prince: Wings to the Future (2016)

In the latter half of 21st century, humans leave the Earth and begin to live in space. In order to adapt to the environment in space and deal with the hostile aliens in Jupiter, genetically engineered children called "Princes" are artificially raised and trained to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Sora Amamiya  •  Aina Suzuki  •  Tsubasa Yonaga  •  Soma Saito

In the latter half of 21st century, humans leave the Earth and begin to live in space. In order to adapt to the environment in space and deal with the hostile aliens in Jupiter, genetically engineered children called "Princes" are artificially raised and trained to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Sora Amamiya  •  Aina Suzuki  •  Tsubasa Yonaga  •  Soma Saito

Digimon Adventure tri. Part 6: Future (2018)

The world has begun to collapse. The rampaging Meicoomon absorbs Tailmon, who underwent a dark evolution, and changes form into the immensely powerful Ordinemon. In accordance with Yggdrasil's expectation, the real world is about to be engulfed by the Digital World ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Suzuko Mimori  •  Mutsumi Tamura

The world has begun to collapse. The rampaging Meicoomon absorbs Tailmon, who underwent a dark evolution, and changes form into the immensely powerful Ordinemon. In accordance with Yggdrasil's expectation, the real world is about to be engulfed by the Digital World ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Suzuko Mimori  •  Mutsumi Tamura

Rayearth (1997)

When the kingdom of Cephiro invades Earth, three girls (Hikaru, Umi and Fuu) are chosen to awake mythical spirits to protect the planet. Compilation of the 3 OVA mini-series launched between 25/07/1997 and 24/11/1997.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Toshiki Hirano  •  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Hiroko Kasahara  •  Konami Yoshida  •  Hekiru Shiina  •  Megumi Ogata

When the kingdom of Cephiro invades Earth, three girls (Hikaru, Umi and Fuu) are chosen to awake mythical spirits to protect the planet. Compilation of the 3 OVA mini-series launched between 25/07/1997 and 24/11/1997.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Toshiki Hirano  •  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Hiroko Kasahara  •  Konami Yoshida  •  Hekiru Shiina  •  Megumi Ogata

Digimon Adventure tri. Part 2: Determination (2016)

The DigiDestined go to a nearby hot springs theme park and everyone has a good time, but Joe doesn't show up because he wants to study for his exams. Another infected Digimon, Ogremon, attacks Odaiba. Gomamon runs away from home while Mimi faces problems with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Suzuko Mimori  •  Mutsumi Tamura

The DigiDestined go to a nearby hot springs theme park and everyone has a good time, but Joe doesn't show up because he wants to study for his exams. Another infected Digimon, Ogremon, attacks Odaiba. Gomamon runs away from home while Mimi faces problems with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Natsuki Hanae  •  Yoshimasa Hosoya  •  Suzuko Mimori  •  Mutsumi Tamura

Quiz Magic Academy: The Original Animation (2008)

There is a magical academy that is located on a floating island in the sky. This is about the students of one of the academy's classes, who's only chance not to fail the semester is to win a competition where they must show off their magic skills.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Masumi Asano  •  Houko Kuwashima  •  Yuko Nagashima  •  Yurina Hase

There is a magical academy that is located on a floating island in the sky. This is about the students of one of the academy's classes, who's only chance not to fail the semester is to win a competition where they must show off their magic skills.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Masumi Asano  •  Houko Kuwashima  •  Yuko Nagashima  •  Yurina Hase

Quiz Magic Academy: The Original Animation 2 (2010)

Following the destruction of the magical floating device, the Magic Academy falls to earth, but unfortunately lands on and breaks a demon seal, releasing hundreds of ancient demons into the forest around the academy. The teachers are barely keeping the demons away ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Masumi Asano  •  Houko Kuwashima  •  Rina Sato  •  Ryo Hirohashi

Following the destruction of the magical floating device, the Magic Academy falls to earth, but unfortunately lands on and breaks a demon seal, releasing hundreds of ancient demons into the forest around the academy. The teachers are barely keeping the demons away ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Masumi Asano  •  Houko Kuwashima  •  Rina Sato  •  Ryo Hirohashi

School Days: Magical Heart Kokoro-chan (2008)

Spin-off of the School Days game by 0verflow that shows Kokoro Katsura as a mahou shoujo out to save the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Tae Okajima  •  Shiho Kawaragi  •  Megu Ashiro  •  Chiaki Takahashi

Spin-off of the School Days game by 0verflow that shows Kokoro Katsura as a mahou shoujo out to save the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Tae Okajima  •  Shiho Kawaragi  •  Megu Ashiro  •  Chiaki Takahashi

Akaneiro ni Somaru Saka: It’s the Akane-iro ni Somaru Saka Hardcore OVA, Big Brother!! (2009)

Everybody goes on vacation to Ayanokouji's private island for fun in the sun. Hilarity ensues.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
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Everybody goes on vacation to Ayanokouji's private island for fun in the sun. Hilarity ensues.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
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School Days 「Valentine Days」 (2008)

Makoto, Sekai, Kotonoha, and many other classmates all go to a hot springs hotel to relax, where they discuss what their plans are for the upcoming Valentine's Day. When the day actually comes, half a dozen girls fight over who gets to give chocolate to Makoto.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Tae Okajima  •  Daisuke Hirakawa  •  Shiho Kawaragi  •  Keiko Imoto

Makoto, Sekai, Kotonoha, and many other classmates all go to a hot springs hotel to relax, where they discuss what their plans are for the upcoming Valentine's Day. When the day actually comes, half a dozen girls fight over who gets to give chocolate to Makoto.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Tae Okajima  •  Daisuke Hirakawa  •  Shiho Kawaragi  •  Keiko Imoto

Canary (2002)

Mika Katagiri wants her band to perform at the upcoming local festival. However, complications arise. Their keyboardist, Jun, refuses to play, and their stage has been cancelled. Refusing to give up, Mika and her band strive to find a way to play at the festival, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Chiwa Saito  •  Yui Horie  •  Mika Kanai  •  Taiki Matsuno

Mika Katagiri wants her band to perform at the upcoming local festival. However, complications arise. Their keyboardist, Jun, refuses to play, and their stage has been cancelled. Refusing to give up, Mika and her band strive to find a way to play at the festival, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Keitaro Motonaga
CAST:  Chiwa Saito  •  Yui Horie  •  Mika Kanai  •  Taiki Matsuno