Anime from Akira to Howl’s Moving Castle, Updated Edition: Experiencing Contemporary Japanese Animation [Revised and Updated]1403970513, 9781403970510

Author : Susan J. Napier
Description:This new edition of the groundbreaking popular book is a must-have for both seasoned and new fans of anime. Japanese animation is more popular than ever following the 2002 Academy Award given to Hayao Miyazaki's Spirited Away. It confirmed that anime is more than just children's cartoons, often portraying important social and cultural themes. With new chapters on Spirited Away and other recent releases, including Howl's Moving Castle--Miyazaki's latest hit film, already breaking records in Japan--this edition will be the authoritative source on anime for an exploding market of viewers who want to know more.
Categories: Art Cinema
Year :2005
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 384
File Info : pdf 17 Mb