The Shining Star of Losers Everywhere

About

Haru Urara, a Japanese racehorse, became a national icon after enduring a losing streak of epic proportions. Dubbed "The Shining Star of Losers Everywhere," she was a symbol of perseverance and inspiration during a time of economic crisis.

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YEAR 2016

SECTION Shorts Program

COUNTRY U.S.A.

RUN TIME 19 min

LANGUAGE Japanese

SUBTITLES Yes with English subtitles

COMPANY The All-Nighter Room

WEBSITE http://www.theallnighterroom.com

EMAIL mickey@theallnighterroom.com

PHONE (917) 361-7844

Credits

Director
Screenwriter
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Composer
Director Of Photography
Animator
Director/Designer
Background Artist
Vfx/Animation
Sound Design
Actor

Artist Bio

Mickey Duzyj

Mickey Duzyj is an artist and filmmaker whose credits include the animated sequences in the ESPN 30 for 30 feature You Don’t Know Bo, as well as the animation for Nike/Wieden+Kennedy’s “Make a Statement” Olympics campaign for the U.S. men’s basketball team. His directorial debut was the Emmy-nominated ESPN animated short The Perfect 18 (2014), about an IT manager’s perfect game of Putt-Putt golf. Duzyj lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.