Following the 90-second first trailer, an official poster visual and photos from acclaimed anime director Mamoru Oshii (Mobile Police Patlabor, Ghost in The Shell)'s latest live-action film Tokyo Mukokuseki Shoujo (Tokyo Statelessness Girl) are now available. Check the latest information after the jump.
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The official website for acclaimed anime director Mamoru Oshii's latest live-action film Tokyo Mukokuseki Shoujo (Tokyo Statelessness Girl) yesterday launched with its first 90-second trailer. Warning: The film is rated "R15+" (for only those 15 and above) in Japan and the trailer contains graphic violence.
The 2015 Mamoru Oshii Film Festival continues on April 25, 2015 at the Shin Bungeiza theater in Tokyo, Japan. The all-night event includes screenings of two films and two works of animation, as well as attendance by special guests. Hit the jump to learn more.
A 90 second trailer for The Next Generation - Patlbor: The Final Battle in the Capital features more footage of the "Gray Ghost" stealth helicopter wreaking havoc, as well as the the SV2 members in action. Hit the jump to watch the trailer.
Eight new images have surfaced for The Next Generation - Patlabor: The Final Battle in the Capital. Hit the jump to check them out.
Last summer, The Toronto International Film Festival hosted anime director Mamoru Oshii (Ghost in the Shell, Patlabor, Sky Crawlers). For the anime fans and cinephiles who weren't lucky enough to make it to the event, they've now posted the conversation with TIFF's Jesse Wente about his life and career. Get a look after the jump.
The first day of the all-night event "Mamoru Oshii Film Festival 2015" to screen the internationally acclaimed director's representative works is scheduled for December 13 at the Shin Bungeiza theater in Tokyo. The guest of the night is Oshii's favorite pupil, Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex). Hit the jump for more details.
To promote the long-awaited release in Japan on January 21, 2015, Toho has posted three CMs for the upcoming Blu-ray disc of Mamoru Oshii's epoch-making anime film in 1984, Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer on its official YouTube channel. Check the clips and the latest information about the bonus content after the jump.
Toho has announced the long-awaited Blu-ray disc of Mamoru Oshii's 1984 anime film Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer will be finally released in Japan on January 21, 2015. The news was once announced in the end of 2008, but it was mysteriously cancelled (not postponed) due to "various reasons." Hit the jump for more details.