American entertainment trade magazine Variety recently included Japanese animation auteur Makoto Shinkai among its list of "10 Animators to Watch in 2016". Hit the jump to learn more.
To celebrate the Japanese home video release of She and Her Cat -Everything Flows-, a short TV anime series based on the short film She and Her Cat by Makoto Shinkai, the new TV series will receive a limited theatrical release in May at the Tollywood theater in Shimokitazawa, Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
Rock band RADWIMPS has been introduced as the theme and soundtrack performers Kimi no Na wa (known in English as Your Name.), the latest theatrical anime film written and directed by the acclaimed Makoto Shinka (Voices of a Distant Star, 5 Centimeters per Second, The Garden of Words). Theme “Zen Zen Zense“ will be accompanied by 20 more tracks to be featured as background music. More after the jump.
A new key visual for Kimi no Na wa (known in English as Your Name.), the latest theatrical anime film written and directed by Makoto Shinkai, shows off the movie's hero and heroine. Hit the jump to learn more.