I’m a huge fan of animation work and artwork, whenever that be done by hand or graphical. The work that can be achieved with art is magnificent and the details that come with art visuals tend … Continue reading What I’am a fan of ?
Aggretsuko My current favorite cartoon of the year, would have to be the Netflix series, Aggretsuko (2018). The show has very cute designs for each character, is funny and for being such a cute series, it also touches on some heavy themes as well. The Netflix series, Aggretsuko, focus on the daily life around Retsuko, a red panda, who struggles to stay positive and motivated with her current job, which constantly stresses her out. The series itself often covers themes of misogyny, that happens in the workplace and show the sexism remarks that women have to often deal with in a business … Continue reading Aggretsuko
Hiromasa Yonebayashi has once again taken me on an adventure I can’t get out of my head. I left the movie theater ecstatic and rambling on about my favorite parts of the movie and how adorable Tib and Gib (the … Continue reading Mary and the Witch’s Flower- Movie Review
It’s official! HIFF is back! I have been waiting for this since the last time HIFF was on island. Opening night, and the theater was buzzing with excitement. The lines were stretching out of the lobby and around the theater … Continue reading Opening night at HIFF- Mary and the Witch’s Flower
Formerly a Funimation licensed show, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an original anime based of the manga of the same name about two brothers on a journey to reclaiming their bodies. The original name is 鋼の錬金術師 (hagane no renkinjutsushi); roughly translated … Continue reading Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
Miyazaki’s movies aren’t just cute little anime films about fantasy stories, characters, and ideas, they are much more deep rooted than that. For starters, all of his movies incorporate a culture or belief that becomes a main feature or influence … Continue reading The Miyazaki Movement: Influences
Studio Ghibli Animation Team: Jenna Caballero, Jacqueline Tran, Alexandra Berry, Nathaniel Petraitis, and Meg Paraguya Presentation Abstract Who is Hayao Miyazaki? Known as one of Japan’s greatest animation directors, Hayao Miyazaki is an incredibly talented and successful Japanese film director, … Continue reading The Miyazaki Movement