Kaiju vs. Heroes

Mark Nagata's Journey Through the World of Japanese Toys

Two short films produced for the Kaiju vs Heroes: Mark Nagata’s Journey through the World of Japanese Toys exhibition.

In the Clutches of Kaiju

A portrait of the artist/toy collector Mark Nagata.

Directed by Akira Boch and Evan Kodani
7 minutes


Nagata 360: A Collecting Mind

We invite you to a virtual reality view of artist Mark Nagata’s studio. Get a glimpse into the habitual details of a toy collector and maker and even watch him make a toy in front of your eyes! Some of the toys surrounding Mark were on display in the Kaiju vs Heroes exhibition—can you spot them all?

Directed by Yuka Murakami
4 minutes

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