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February 5, 2021 · 0 comments

Children Who Chase Lost Voices

Children Who Chase Lost Voices

By Shelley Pallis. Children Who Chase Lost Voices from Deep Below, also known as Journey to Agartha, was a landmark moment in the career of anime director Makoto Shinkai, his second chance at big-budget feature directing, six years after the relatively poor performance of his first full-length feature, The Place Promised in Our Early Days. […]

February 2, 2021 · 0 comments

The Dark Side of Time Travel

The Dark Side of Time Travel

By Andrew Osmond. Anime Limited is releasing new editions of two landmark anime series, Erased (carrying the full 12-part anime) and Re: Zero (carrying the complete first season). They’re different in many ways, but they both deal with time: time manipulation, time loops, time travel. But not fun time travel. These anime are about heavy […]

February 1, 2021 · 2 comments

NEWSWIRE – March 2021 Releases Preview

NEWSWIRE – March 2021 Releases Preview

It’s the start of a new month and that means is time for us to look ahead and give you a preview of what’s to come in the way of new releases! Today we’ll be looking ahead to our lineup March, but we’re also giving you a rundown of what will be coming in February […]

January 29, 2021 · 0 comments

Interview: Shunji Iwai

Interview: Shunji Iwai

By Andrew Osmond. The delightful comedy-drama The Case of Hana & Alice is a kind of anime, except that it was filmed first in live-action, then converted into animation via traced drawings and CG software. The novel technique is used to tell an offbeat story. Set in contemporary Japan, it’s about two eccentric teen girls […]

January 25, 2021 · 0 comments

Books: Leiji Matsumoto

Books: Leiji Matsumoto

By Jonathan Clements. For all the passion and excitement that the contributors bring to the new collection Leiji Matsumoto: Essays on the Anime and Manga Legend, their subject can be a tough sell. That’s not to say that he isn’t one of the top creators in the anime and manga world, and a hugely influential […]

January 24, 2021 · 0 comments

Japan Foundation Film Tour 2021

Japan Foundation Film Tour 2021

By Jasper Sharp. The ongoing Coronavirus crisis may have disrupted many aspects of the cultural calendar, but it is heartening to report that one the Japan Foundation UK Touring Film Programme is still pushing ahead. Its 18-film line-up for 2021 is organised under the theme “This is My Place: Carving out a sense of existence […]

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