|Known for||The Twelve Kingdoms|
Tsuneo Kobayashi (小林常夫, Kobayashi Tsuneo, born 1965 – May 2015) was a Japanese anime director affiliated with Pierrot. He was best known as the director of critically acclaimed anime series The Twelve Kingdoms.
As director (incomplete list):
- Glass Mask (1998-1999)
- Super GALS! Kotobuki Ran (2001-2002)
- The Twelve Kingdoms (2002-2003)
- Midori Days (2004)
- Victorian Romance Emma (2005-2007)
- Kurokami (2009)
- The Last: Naruto the Movie (2014)
- Toole, Mike (18 October 2015). "It's Always Tsuneo". Anime News Network.
- "The Last -Naruto the Movie-'s Longer Teaser Streamed". Anime News Network. 31 July 2014. Retrieved 2 August 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- Tsuneo Kobayashi at Anime News Network's encyclopedia
- https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0462076/ (all pre-1996 films listed in this page at IMDB is a mistake)