Reel Anime 2012
Heads up anime fans, Reel Anime 2012 will be showcasing four of the freshest anime feature films this side of Japan.
Following the sold-out success of the 2008 and 2010 Reel Anime showcases - which featured Evangelion: 2.0 You Can [Not] Advance, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time and Summer Wars, the hand-picked suite of cutting-edge films selected for the 2012 showcase are some of the most highly-anticipated amongst fans, and will have something to offer everyone.
The 2012 program will showcase From Up On Poppy Hill, the latest masterpiece from the Academy Award-winning Studio Ghibli; Wolf Children, from Mamoru Hosoda, critically-acclaimed director of Summer Wars; Berserk – The Egg of the King, the action-packed first feature film in a brand-new trilogy, based on the best-selling manga and anime series, Berzerk; and Children Who Chase Lost Voices, a visually stunning adventure film from cult director Makoto Shinkai (Voices of a Distant Star, 5 Centimetres Per Second). All films will be screened in Japanese language with English subtitles
Reel Anime 2012 will screen at Cinema Nova from September 13 – 26. Visit their website for more details.