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  • Reviews and Previews

    Voices of a Distant Star

    Standard, 11th February 2016, teo, 0 Comments

    This week’s review is on Shinkai’s second short film, 星の声 Hoshi No Koe known in english as Voices of a Distant Star. This 25 minute short was actually one of the first films I had watched by Shinkai before I knew about Shinkai. Released in 2002, I don’t think it is an exaggeration

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  • Showcase

    Yeojin Shin

    Standard, 9th February 2016, teo, 0 Comments

    Have you heard of Yeojin Shin? I can’t for the life of me figure out how I stumbled across her work but this New York based animator and illustrator has quite a colourful portfolio full of gorgeous design.  Her work is a blend of motion graphics, 2D and 3D animation.

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  • Reviews and Previews

    She and Her Cat

    Standard, 4th February 2016, teo, 1 Comment

    She and Her Cat is an award winning independent production by the man dubbed as the next Miyazaki. She and Her Cat is a story told by the viewpoint of a young woman’s cat and its relationship with her.Produced in 1999 over a 5 month period, this short has beautiful

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  • Reviews and Previews

    There’s Something about Makoto

    Standard, 14th January 2016, teo, 0 Comments

    Now that I have finished the #ChildhoodFavourites series; I am glad to announce that starting from next week I will be reviewing a selection of works from the great Makoto Shinkai! Just some brief history into this Animator and Director, Shinkai is very popular amongst anime enthusiasts and some of

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  • Reviews and Previews

    The Swan Princess

    Standard, 8th January 2016, teo, 0 Comments

    My final #childhoodfavourites, a Richard Rich film called The Swan Princess. Based on the famous world renowned Swan Lake by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (who knew !!). I remember being mystified by the title sequence as a child and that reeled me in. But several years later lets see if I still have the

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