June 5, 1933
San Jose, California, U.S.
|Died||February 16, 2014(aged 80)|
|Occupation||Animator, Designer, Artist, Director|
|Known for||Founder of Fred Wolf Films Dublin|
Teruaki "Jimmy" Murakami, (村上輝明 Murakami Teruaki, June 5, 1933 – February 16, 2014) was a Japanese American animator and director. He is best-known for the animated adaptations of the Raymond Briggs books When the Wind Blows and The Snowman. He formed Murakami-Wolf Films with Fred Wolf.
He died in 2014, aged 80.
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- "“When the Wind Blows” Director Jimmy Murakami, RIP". cartoonbrew.com. 2014-02-16. http://www.cartoonbrew.com/rip/when-the-wind-blows-director-jimmy-murakami-rip-96140.html. Retrieved 2014-02-16.