News British Museum Hosts Ghibli, Ghost in the Shell, More
posted on 2007-07-06 13:32 EDT
London's The British Museum, one of the oldest and most renowned museums in the world, is hosting "Late Night Manga to Anime Film Season," a series that spotlights features which have raised anime's international profile. The features include Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow (July 28), Porco Rosso (August 4), Nausicaä of the Valley of Wind (August 11), Phoenix 2772 - Space Firebird (September 7), Barefoot Gen (September 13), Akira (September 14), They Were Eleven (September 21), Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex: Solid State Society (September 28), and Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (September 29). Source: Nausicaa.net
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