Funimation Returns to Anime NYC 2021
To Be Featured at Premiere Anime Convention Held at the Javits Convention Center
Culver City, California (October 20, 2021) – New York City will once again be home for anime when Funimation, the market leader in bringing anime to the forefront of audiences worldwide, joins in on the celebration of Japanese animation, manga, and cosplay at Anime NYC, November 19-21, 2021 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan.
On Friday, November 19, Funimation kicks-off Anime NYC with an Attack on Titan Final Season panel joined by English voice actors from the smash hit series. Then on Saturday, November 20, a special screening of the critically-acclaimed film Josee, The Tiger and the Fish will be held for anyone who may have missed it in theaters earlier this year or want to re-experience the emotional journey between Tsuneo and Josee. There will be more soon to be announced.
For those who cannot make it to Anime NYC, Funimation will be keeping you updated on its Instagram, Twitter, and Blog, giving fans all the greatest highlights from each day!
Check out Funimation's Anime NYC lineup of panels and experiences below:
FUNIMATION PRESENTS ATTACK ON TITAN FINAL SEASON
Friday, November 19th | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm EST
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center – Main Stage
Join Bryce Papenbrook (English voice of Eren Jaeger) and Jason Liebrecht (English voice of Zeke Jaeger) as they discuss their characters and their complex relationship, particularly during Attack on Titan Final Season Part 1 and the upcoming Attack on Titan Final Season Part 2.
Moderator: Chris Han (Funimation)
JOSEE, THE TIGER AND THE FISH - FILM SCREENING
Saturday, November 20th | 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center – Screening Room 1E15
Join us in watching the heartwarming movie Josee, The Tiger and the Fish, screening exclusively since its limited run in July! Despite dreams of moving abroad, Tsuneo gets a job assisting Josee—an artist whose imagination takes her far beyond her bedroom. But when the tide turns against them, they push each other to places they never thought possible, and inspire a love fit for a storybook. Presented in Japanese with English subtitles.
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