Known for being as imaginative as he is emotionally compelling, Mamoru Hosoda is an anime director beloved to many. As we celebrate his 52nd birthday today, we take a step back and look fondly on his dazzling works, whether it's the endearing The Girl Who Leapt Through Time to the most recent and charming Mirai. Hit the jump as we walk back in time and refresh ourselves on what makes him such a prolific creator!
Mamoru Hosoda's MIRAI is the only anime film nominated for an Academy Award this year, so here's hoping it wins! The Oscars air on Sunday, February 24, and you'll have another chance to check out Hosoda's latest before the big event. Read on for more.
The nominations have been revealed for the 91st Academy Awards, and there's a small slice of anime love among them. This year sees Mamoru Hosoda being recognized for his anime film Mirai, which is among the nominees in the Animated Feature category. Read on for more.
Mirai, the latest animated theatrical film from director Mamoru Hosoda and Studio Chizu, has been nominated in the category of "Best Animated Film" for the 76th Golden Globe Awards, a prestigious industry event that recognizes excellence in film and television art. Hit the jump to learn more.