November 23, at 9: SBS showed this way back in the late 90s, when Des Mangan was still introducing the cult movies on Saturday night. November 22, at The space flight program is as much a public relations exercise as a serious program. I must have seen it dozens of time, but it never fails to give me goosebumps or move me. November 25, at There is the very intimately human story of Shirotsku Lhadatt, who volunteers to be the first astronaut nobody else wants the job. November 24, at 8:
The characters are drawn lightly but are fairly distinct, but what really sets it apart is everything else. The space flight program is as much a public relations exercise as a serious program. If you really want to call it art. How will Australia respond to the death of the Queen? As a movie I cannot tire of Wings of Honneamise. This entry was posted in Films and TV. July 15, Ian Hughes Video: Wings of Honneamise was the most expensive animated film of all time — million yen.
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I must have seen it dozens of time, but it never fails to give me goosebumps or move me. The Movie Tengoku no tobira Jan November 22, at Purists like yours truly tend to prefer watching the Japanese, for a number of reasons.
Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. November 24, at 8: More than that, it shows how the most uninspiring of goals can still produce the most inspiring of events. I got quickly bored of the dodgy plot lines and Japanese whackiness — great animation can only support a crap film up to a point.
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Man is not meant to get into space. Grave of the Fireflies Hotaru no haka Jan How will Australia respond to the death of the Queen? Where they come from and how to address them February 11, aortmannphd How to tax the platform economy? However the voice acting is quite good for a dub and the translators inserted just a light sprinkling of additional humour which the original Japanese could have used.
The Royal Space Force — so called because most of its funding comes in transitory bursts from members of the royal family — is widely considered to be a joke. So, you might be interested to know that SBS is having an anime season in its cult movie Thursday slot. It is a magnificent work of cinematic art in either Japanese or English. There is the very intimately human story of Shirotsku Lhadatt, who volunteers to be the first astronaut nobody else wants the job.
Posted on November 21, by Jacques Chester. It should be noted that at this level, the story is quite detailed and intricate. Secondly there are nuances of Japanese culture and society that tend not to be retained in dubbed translations, for brevity or to reduce confusion among casual viewers. I had a brief flirtation with anime about a decade ago.
February 2, paulfrijters Bill Mitchell The Weekend Quiz — July— answers and discussion July 14, bill The Weekend Quiz — JulyJuly 13, bill New Labour Account framework in Australia provides new insights July 12, bill Fiscal policy in Australia is undermining the future of our grandchildren July 11, bill Elements in a strategy for the Left July 10, bill. I watched it and fell in love with the art form — it was the beginning of a multi-week series that included classics such as Akira and Porco Rossoif I recall correctly.
Not only is the space program a chip pushed around within the Kingdom amongst the royals, the military and closely-connected business consortiums, but it also forms a source of nationalist contention with the neighbouring Republic. This can cause a dub to be very confusing plot-wise — the Ghost in the Shell movie is a good example.
November 23, at 9: As a movie I cannot tire of Wings of Honneamise. The backgrounds, vehicles, clothing, even the coins, are all lovingly reimagined and drawn.
As the story progresses he begins to question human nature and the urge for war. The story moves at multiple levels. Wings of Honneamise was the most expensive animated film of all time — million yen.
The Wolf Brigade Dec There is also the political and diplomatic story. Ah, Patlabor and Cowboy Bebop were on my list of anime to mention. This entry was posted in Films and TV. In many dubbing translations whole scenes are abbreviated or rewritten outright to squeeze in the words. I liked Spirited Away, and I guess Akira is a classic though long and boring too! May 25, CRU Associate.
Wings of Honneamise is the story of a space flight program set in a fictional world of circas technology.
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Part of the reason I got bored is that i found Wings of H fairly early on, and eventually despaired of finding anything as good again. But most importantly, Japanese seems on its surface to be a more compact language than English.
As a Japanese movie, Wings is serious but detailed and beautiful.
Where to from here? Wings is also one of those productions which is a different — but still good — film depending on whether one watches the original Japanese acting with subtitles, or switches to the English dub. The characters are drawn lightly but are fairly distinct, but what really sets it apart is everything else. July 15, Ian Hughes Video: