Construction contractor Taisei have been chronicling their work over the years with animated promos by Makoto Shinkai (5 Centimeters Per Second, The Place Promised in Our Early Days). The latest of these features their role building Sri Lanka's Southern Expressway. Check it out after the jump.
Nomura Real Estate Development’s Proud project has not only posted the anime short Dareka no Manazashi (Someone’s Gaze) by auteur Makoto Shinkai (5 Centimers Per Second, The Place Promised in Our Early Days, Voices of a Distant Star), they've updated the Youtube video to now feature English subtitles. Get a look after the jump.
Anime auteur Makoto Shinkai (5 Centimers Per Second, The Place Promised in Our Early Days, Voices of a Distant Star) prepared anime short Dareka no Manazashi (Someone's Gaze), screened by the Nomura Real Estate Group as part of their Proud Box Thanksgiving presentation at the Tokyo International Forum in February. It also screen in Japan with his The Garden of Words. Now, Nomura Real Estate Development’s Proud project has posted it online.
With Makoto Shinkai's The Garden of Words opening in Japan on May 31, NTV aired his earlier The Place Promised in Our Early Days, with a special presentation of the first five minutes of the new feature. Check it out after the jump.
If anyone ever tells you that anime is all the same, have them look through Section 23's August release list. Between Makoto Shinkai's Garden of Words, Masamune Shirow's Dominion Tank Police, sci-fi fishing series tsuritama, and Gainax's Shonen Jump manga adaptation Medaka Box, you couldn't ask for a more diverse collection of anime. Get the details after the jump.
A chance encounter becomes so much more in Sentai Filmworks’ newest acquisition: The Garden of Words. From acclaimed filmmaker Makoto Shinkai (Children Who Chase Lost Voices, The Place Promised in Our Early Days), comes a new work of life, love and the spaces between. The Garden of Words is directed by Makoto Shinkai and features character designs by Kenichi Tsuchiya with music by KASHIWA Daisuke.