Mike wonders aloud which anime would be a good fit for the prestigious Criterion Collection.
News Anime industry representitves lecture In Texas
posted on 2000-09-06 21:42 EDT
Sayoko Kinoshita (Vice President of the Animation Film Association in Japan) and Yasuhiro Imagawa (director of several Gundam Series' and Giant Robo) will both be speaking at two lectures planned to occur in Austin, Texas September 15th (7-9 PM Thompson Conference Center, room 3.102) and in Houston, Texas September 16th (7-9 PM Rice University Herring Hall 124), the events are being sponsored by the Japanese consulate and local anime clubs. The success of these events could lead to larger names being brought to speak, one possible name mentioned is that of Hayao Miyazaki, the director of The Princess Mononoke, Kiki's Delivery Service, and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind.