Chihiros Reise ins Zauberland, 2011, Miyazaki Hayao


What Big Eyes You Have!

Glimpses Into Japanese Anime-Culture

For all ages starting age 11
Over the last couple of years Japanese Animation Films – Animes – have been seeing rising popularity in Europe. But what are their specific features in comparision to Animation of "western origin"? In discussing filmclips we'll be analyzing typical stylistic elements ranging from the big eyes and minimalisticly sketched characters to specific visual codes. And the same time we'll look into the close connection between filmic style and Japanese culture and what influence Mangas – Japanese comics – have on Animes.

Presented by Stefan Stiletto