Tag » giovanni's island

    Tuesday November 4, 2014
  • 20 Films Submitted for Best Animated Feature Oscar

    Anime "Giovanni's Island" and "The Tale of the Princess Kaguya" included

    Studio Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata's The Tale of the Princess Kaguya and Giovanni's Island, Production I.G's historical anime feature about two brothers living on the Japanese/Russian border island of Shikotan, are among the 20th features that Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has listed as being submitted for consideration as nominees for the Best Animated Feature in the 87th Academy Awards. More after the jump.

  • Wednesday December 18, 2013
  • VIDEO: Latest Look at "Giovanni's Island" Anime Movie

    Mamoru Oshii's longtime collaborator Mizuho Nishikubo to helm hand-drawn project

    A new trailer is providing a look at Production I.G's Giovanni's Island, a hand-drawn animated feature film directed by Mamoru Oshii's longtime collaborator, Mizuho Nishikubo. The true story is set in 1945 in the archipelago between Russia and Japan. Check it out after the jump.

  • Friday October 11, 2013
  • VIDEO: First Look at Production I.G's Hand-Drawn "Giovanni's Island"

    Mamoru Oshii's longtime collaborator Mizuho Nishikubo to helm hand-drawn project

    A month after it was first announced, a new trailer offers a first look at Production I.G's Giovanni's Island, a hand-drawn animated feature film directed by Mamoru Oshii's longtime collaborator, Mizuho Nishikubo. The true story is set in 1945 in the archipelago between Russia and Japan. Get a look after the jump.

  • Monday September 9, 2013
  • Production I.G Announces "Giovanni's Island" Anime Movie

    Mamoru Oshii's longtime collaborator Mizuho Nishikubo to helm hand-drawn project

    Production I.G has announced Giovanni's Island, a new hand-drawn animated feature film directed by Mamoru Oshii's longtime collaborator, Mizuho Nishikubo, and penned by Shigemichi Sugita and Yoshiki Sakurai. The film is presented by the Japan Association of Music Enterprises (JAME) to celebrate its 50th anniversary, and it is planned to be theatrically released in Japan early spring 2014.