From September 22 - December 24, 2012, Kyoto International Manga Museum are presenting a wowing look at Gainax, entitled "The Theory of Gainax Animation - A Flock of People Makes Animation!" It is a special exhibition that will show you how Gainax created its business scheme to produce masterpieces over a period of thirty years, works like The Wings of Honneamise, Evangelion, FLCL, and Gurren Lagann.
<1st venue> Gallery 1 and 2
<1st venue> Gallery 3
<2nd venue> Gallery 4 (free access)
Talk show "Let's talk about how to make animation the Gainax way"
In the first part, Takami Akai, producer at Gainax, and Takeshi Yoro, executive director of the Museum, will have a debate, and in the second part, the session will focus on real talk by heavy weights in the Japanese anime industry, about how Gainax was able to produce acclaimed works for thirty years, and about the difficulties of producers and the involvement of creators.
We are also planning a special screening of "The Wings of Honneamise"
The talk show will be held only in Japanese.
|Date||September 12, 2012
Part 1：1pm - 2pm （debate）
Part 2：2:30om - 5:30pm （talk show, special screening）
A whole day about "Gurren Lagann"
To celebrate the fifth anniversary of the first airing of "Gurren Lagann", we are screening a secret documentary, the film as it was shown in theatres, and we have also planned a talk show with special guests, it is a day during which you will be able to enjoy "Gurren Lagann" to the fullest extent!
September 23, 2012 11am - 6pm （Scheduled）
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