Tag: films

September 8, 2017 · 0 comments

Anime films coming to VICELAND

Anime films coming to VICELAND

Following on from the news that the VICELAND TV channel (Sky Channel 153 & NOW TV) would be screening the likes of Cowboy Bebop, Tokyo Ghoul and Eureka Seven we’re delighted to announce that more anime will be airing on their station starting this month in form of movie screenings! Yes anime movies are coming to […]

February 21, 2016 · 0 comments

The Elegant Life of Mr Everyman

The Elegant Life of Mr Everyman

By Andrew Osmond. The Elegant Life of Mr Everyman is one of the oldest films screening in the current Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme; it was released back in 1963. Directed by Kihachi Okamoto, it’s an observational comedy, voicing the frustrations and neuroses of the ordinary working man when the shade of World War II […]

January 4, 2016 · 0 comments

Fuse: Memoirs of the Hunter Girl

Fuse: Memoirs of the Hunter Girl

By Andrew Osmond. On one level, you can enjoy Fuse: Memoirs of the Hunter Girl as a cheerful period yarn about a perky girl who comes to samurai-era Tokyo and gets involved in an adventure with werewolves. It makes a very interesting comparison with the upcoming Miss Hokusai; both films are set in 19th-century Tokyo, […]

December 29, 2015 · 6 comments

Books: Manga & Anime Go To Hollywood

Books: Manga & Anime Go To Hollywood

By Jonathan Clements. Northrop Davis’ opening gambit is a good one – much as many animals share 95% of their DNA, the Japanese and American media industries are almost exactly the same. It’s that vital 5% that makes all the difference between, say, a cow and a kangaroo, a difference that he intends to uncover. […]

July 10, 2015 · 0 comments

A Letter to Momo

A Letter to Momo

By Andrew Osmond. It starts with a grieving girl on a boat on Japan’s Inland Sea, travelling unhappily to a new island home, while three strange-looking raindrops fall on her head. By the climax, the girl is racing against time, rushing through a torrential storm in the company of wondrous magic creatures. This is the […]

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