Art of On Your Mark

On Your Mark is an animated music video produced by Studio Ghibli and directed by Hayao Miyazaki in 1995. It was created for a song by the Japanese rock duo Chage & Aska. The pictures on this page are a collection of artworks created for this music video.


In a futuristic city a military-style police attacks the head-quarter of a cult. Flying troop transports crash through the windows of a tower topped by gigantic neon-lit eyes and occupied by armed defenders, the policemen exchange gunfire and grenades with cultists whose hoods depict an enormous eye. The victorious police begin to sort through the bodies of the cultists, when suddenly two policemen find what appears to be a girl, lying unconscious, with large feathered wings on her back..