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Feature Anime Trailer: “Giovanni’s Island”

Feature Anime Trailer: "Giovanni's Island"

Warner Entertainment Japan is releasing Giovanni’s
 on February 22nd, 2014 in Tokyo. Directed by Mizuho Nishikubo (animation director of Ghost In The Shelland produced by
Production I.G. the film, i
nspired by true events, is about the friendships of several multi-cultural children on Shikotan, a Japanese island occupied by the Soviets after the end of World War II. The official plot synopsis (translated from the Japanese): 

In the aftermath of the most devastating conflict mankind had ever experienced, the tiny island of Shikotan became part of the Sakhalin Oblast… and on the unhealed border in this remote corner of the world, friendship among children from two different countries timidly blossomed, striving to overcome language barriers and the waves of history. 

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Who else immediately thought of "Long-Haired Hare"'s Giovanni Jones?


2d seagulls flying over a crappy cgi ocean is not a good way to start a trailer. starting off with a sour note like that ruined it for me.

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