A Silent Voice is a triumph of filmmaking. Shoya and Shoko's story affected me so deeply when I first watched it, I made a video essay on my personal YouTube channel talking about it! I recently re-watched the movie, and I wanted to explore some of the incredibly thoughtful work that went into crafting this amazing film.
In this edition of Anime vs. Real Life, follow Wilhelm along on his trip to the stunning real-life locations of one of the biggest anime movies in recent years, the beautiful A Silent Voice. Serene bridges, gourd-draped train stations, and bizarre art installations — see some of the most unusual anime locations to date, right after the jump!
Music from Kyoto Animation's work, as well as many other performances, have become a central part in moments of passings in my life.
In this edition of Anime vs. Real Life, follow Wilhelm along on his trip to the stunning real-life locations of one of the biggest anime movies in recent years, the beautiful A Silent Voice. Serene bridges, gourd-draped train stations, and bizarre art installations, see some of the most unusual anime locations to date, right after the jump!
It's the birthday of the great Naoko Yamada, one of the youngest and celebrated anime directors of this generation. To celebrate her big day, we're taking a look at how she's grown as a director at Kyoto Animation through the works she has directed. Hit the jump to read on!
Shinichi Isa, a member of the National Diet, tweeted out on October 2 more information on how the donated money to Kyoto Animation was going to used. Kyoto Animation also discussed their physical store. Animate and Weekly Shonen Magazine team up to support the studio. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japanese anime film distributor Shochiku announced on August 16 that it’ll be screening films produced by Kyoto Animation over two cinemas in Tokyo and Kyoto from August 23 “for customers to watch many of the wonderful works produced by Kyoto Animation on the big screen.” Hit the jump to see more!
Anime is home to many precious friendships, but all of them start out as such. To celebrate International Friendship Day, we look at a diverse range of those that started on more than just the wrong foot. Hit the jump to find out who made the cut!
Eleven Arts and Shout! Factory have joined forces to release the 2016 anime theatrical film, A Silent Voice, in a deluxe Bluray + DVD + digital package that will be published in North America on April 02, 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.