The kind of fanservice movie one could completely skip without missing many details for the (inevitable) second season... but fans definitely won't want to do so. They'd be missing a lot of fun.
News Fantasia: Tekkonkinkreet Best Animated Film
posted on 2007-07-26 22:10 EDT
Fantasia, the leading North American festival of science fiction and fantasy cinema, has named Michael Arias' Tekkonkinkreet the best animated/stop motion film of this year's festival. The Fantasia jury also lauded Mai Tominaga's WOOL 100%, which combines live-action, animated and puppet sequences with a Sequences Magazine Award. The full list of the prizes announced at Fantasia 2007 can be seen here