(Chie the Brat)
Chinatsu Nakayama (Chie) Norio Nishikawa (Tetsu, Chie's father) Kyoko Mitsubayashi (Yoshie, Chie's mother) Utako Kyo (Chie's grandmother) Keisuke Ôtori (Chie's grandfather) Kiyoshi Nishikawa (Kotetsu, Chie's cat) Yasushi Yokoyama (Antonio & Antonio Jr.) Mitsue Katsura (Wataru Hanaï, Chie's teacher) Nikaku Shôfukutei (Sir Hanaï, Wataru's father) Gannosuke Ashiya (the boss) Shinsuke Shimada (Masaru, Chie's classmate) Ryûsuke Matsumoto (Takashi, Masaru's best friend) The Bunch (the Caramel bros.) Yoshio Kamigata (Mitsuru, Tetsu's best friend) Ôru hanshin-kyojin (Tetsu's friends) Yoshiko Ôta (Masaru's mother) Ichirô Nagai (a cop; a yakuza) Additional voice talents by Masao Imanishi, Makoto Takazaka, etc.
Director and storyboard artist: Isao Takahata Assistant director: Yasuyoshi mikamoto Producers: Hidenori Taga and Tetsuo Katayama Original comic books by Etsumi Haruki (published by Futabasha) Screenplay by Noboru Shiroyama, assisted by Isao Takahata Animation directors: Yasuo Otsuka and Yoichi Kotabe Key animators: Toshitsugi Saida, Masako Shinohara, Shojuro Yamauchi, Nobuo Tomizawa, Tsukasa Niwauchi, Kazuhide Tomonaga, Yoshinobu Michihata, Noriko Goto, Atsuko Tanaka, Reiko Okuyama and Koichi Maruyama In-between animators: Atsuko Tanabe, Yoko Tsukada, Makiko Futaki, Kyoko Kawanaka, Mitsuro Hashimoto, Masaaki Endo, Kazuko Tomura, Junko Shitazaki, Kumiko Hirama, Nôaki Ôno, Akiko Shimada, Masami Michihata, Toshisuke Harata, Katsura Katayama, etc. Supporting in-between animation studio: Oh Productions Art direction: Nizô Yamamoto Backgrounds: Kyôga Studio, Mini Âto, Saotome Productions supervised by Hiroshi Saotome Ink & paint supervision by Hiroko Kondo Ink & paint: Michiko Nabeuchi, Suginori Umodaira, Yuriko Nagahama, Studio Jam, Studio Killy, Âto Cats, etc. Director of photography: Hirokata Takahashi Photography by Masao Miyauchi, Keio Hirayama, Kazumi Ôta, Takeo Kobayashi, etc. Editing by Kazuko Takahashi,etc. Original music by Masaru Hoshi Songs written by Kazuo Okamoto and Takao & Etsuko Kuama published by Kitty Music Sound by Toshi Kato assisted by Nitsunobu Maeda Sound effects by Toshio Kurahashi Recording studio: Tohokushinsha Title designed by Yoshiyasu Toi Production Studios: Toho and Tokyo Movie Shinsha (c) 1981