The Manga Taisho Awards 2015 (a.k.a. Cartoon Grand Prize) have announced the fourteen nominees for the renowned prize. The recognition is given to the title that has achieved an impact on the community in sales,[…]
The Oscars 2015 nominations are finally announced and I cannot be less than happy to see Kaguya-hime no Monogatari listed in the category for Best Animated Feature Film. The project by Isao Takahata and Studio Ghibli[…]
This year’s Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (CICFF) awarded two anime movies with honours. Sakasama no Patema (Patema Inverted) and Giovanni’s Island won different awards. See below what exactly the US festival thought about the[…]
The Osamu Tezuka manga award winners have finally been announced. The 18th instalment’s big winner is March Comes in Like a Lion by Chica Umino and published by Hakusensha. It won the Grand Prize. See[…]
The nominees for the 19th annual Osamu Tezuka manga awards were announced (read who were the nominees for the 16th, 17th). This is the “readers’ Award”. As usual, drama, space and history are all in[…]
The manga nominations for this year’s Taisho Awards (Cartoon Grand Prize) were officially announced earlier today. Action, folklore, music and fantasy are all competing for one of Japan’s most renowned titles.
Hayao Miyazaki’s last project Kaze Tachinu (The Wind Rises) received yet another recognition. This time it was the New York Film Critics Circle Awards. The anime movie won the award for Best Animated Film. Let[…]