John Siracusa assigns us two animated films from director Satoshi Kon, “Perfect Blue” and “Millennium Actress.” Then we watch them! Featuring: What to look for in Anime tropes, blurring of reality and fantasy, when animation is better than live action, and the lovingly rendered start-up sequence of a Macintosh Performa.
Anime director Satoshi Kon.
Professor Siracusa’s Anime 101
Sub-EpisodesBonus Track: Anime 101 Extra Credit
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