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Gems of Japanese Animation

by Hierophantasm

Also known as “anime”, Japanese animation had only been acknowledged in the kinds of children’s programs like “Astro Boy” and “Speed Racer”. When pioneers like Carl Macek brought some of the most iconic works across the Pacific, Western audiences were exposed to a new world and concept of what an animated film could be. Essays on these films can be read at http://365movies.weebly.com/