Kumi to Tulip
Wakate Animator Ikusei Project
2015 Young Animator Training Project
Anime Mirai 2015
Kumi is a little girl who lives in a world with sparkling metal skyscrapers, and where robots support everything. Kumi's playground is a garden by one of those skyscrapers with a man-made water fountain, artificial vegetation, and digital water and butterflies.
Kumi meets an old man who visits the park every day to paint the artificial flowers. The old man tells Kumi of when he discovered a "breathing" tulip sprouting amidst the artificial flowers, and the two decide to watch over the tulip together as it grows.
Project by Tezuka Productions announced to be part of Anime Mirai 2015.