Straight from the creators of the groundbreaking Matrix trilogy, this collection of short animated films from the world's leading anime directors fuses computer graphics and Japanese anime to provide the background of the Matrix universe and the conflict between man and machines. The shorts include Final Flight of the Osiris, The Second Renaissance, Kid's Story, Program, World Record, Beyond, A Detective Story and Matriculated.
- Year: 2003
- Country: Japan, United States of America
- Genre: Animation, Science Fiction
- Studio: Silver Pictures, Madhouse, Warner Bros. Pictures, Digital Network Animation, STUDIO4℃
- Keyword: martial arts, artificial intelligence (a.i.), hacker, virtual reality, dystopia, post-apocalyptic future, cyberpunk, alternate reality, matrix, compilation of shorts, anime, action hero, supernatural power
- Director: Koji Morimoto, Peter Chung, Andrew R. Jones, Yoshiaki Kawajiri, Takeshi Koike, Mahiro Maeda, Shinichiro Watanabe
- Cast: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Clayton Watson, Pamela Adlon, Melinda Clarke, John DiMaggio