From Sentai Filmworks.
In 1995, Katsuhiro Otomo's epic anthology MEMORIES
showcased the work of upcoming superstars of the anime world. Now, Otomo's spotlight shifts to a fresh generation of master creators with an all-new anthology of visionary films: A lone traveler is confronted by unusual spirits in an abandoned shrine in the 2013 Academy Award® nominated POSSESSIONS (TSUKUMO)
, directed by Shuhei Morita (COICENT
). A mysterious white bear defends the royal family from the predations of a red demon in the brutal GAMBO
, directed by Hiroaki Ando (FIVE NUMBERS!
) from REDLINE
's Katsuhito Ishii's original story with character designs by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto (NEON GENESIS EVANGELION
). The focus shifts from supernatural to science fiction for the action packed A FAREWELL TO WEAPONS (BUKI YO SARABA)
, as MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM
designer Hajime Katoki helms Otomo's tour-de-force saga of men battling robotic tanks in apocalyptic Tokyo, while grandmaster Otomo himself assumes the directorial reigns for a spectacular tale of love, honor and firefighting in ancient Japan with the multi-award winning COMBUSTIBLE (HI-NO-YOUJIN)
. Prepare your senses for the animated films that are taking the critical world by storm as a new era in anime is ushered in with Katsuhiro Otomo's SHORT PEACE
In Shops: Aug 20, 2014