Tag Archive: anime

Anime at The Revue: Mai Mai Miracle

Mai Mai Miracle Directed by Sunao Katabuchi 2009, G, 95 min. Community Partner:     Mai Mai Miracle is a nostalgic full-length animated film adaptation of the autobiographical novel of the same title by Akutagawa Prize winner, Takagi Nobuko. Set … Continue reading →

Anime at The Revue: Cyborg 009

Cyborg 009 Directed by Masayuki Akehi 1980, PG, 131 min. Community Partner:       The Cyborg 009 series of manga, TV anime and feature films centres on nine humans who have been turned into superhuman Cyborgs by a criminal … Continue reading →

Movie screening: Summer Wars

Dir. Mamoru Hosoda, 2009, 115 min. Reservations are now closed. Thank you for your interest. Kenji is a teenage math prodigy recruited by his secret crush Natsuki for the ultimate summer job – passing himself off as Natsuki’s boyfriend for … Continue reading →

Anime and Hollywood (the dance of rivals seeking to embrace)

Tuesday, February 25, 6:30 pm (doors 6 pm) Roland Kelts talks about modern Anime, its influences on Hollywood, and vice-versa. An in-depth examination of how Japanese and American entertainment businesses are influencing each other in an infinite loop. Just as … Continue reading →