Home Tags Ireland

Tag: Ireland

Anime Limited have announced their acquisition of distribution rights covering the UK, Ireland and France for Masaaki Yuasa's latest film INU-OH. An adaptation of Hideo Furukawa's novel Tales of the Heike: Inu-Oh, the film is described thusly:Inu-Oh was born with unique...
The global COVID-19 pandemic has proved an unprecedented crisis, necessitating the changing of many aspects of modern life including the shut-down of the global convention circuit in the interests of social distancing. Indeed here in the UK this past...
Mirai, acclaimed director Mamoru Hosoda's latest film, opens in select UK and Ireland cinemas from the 2nd November (read our review here).Ahead of the release, Fetch Publicity have provided us with an interview they conducted with Hosoda in which...
Mamoru Hosoda is a globally celebrated animation director, known for his vibrant character animation and tales where reality meets the fantastic. Both these elements are on display in his latest title, Mirai.Kun is the spoilt child of a Japanese...
Maquia: When The Promised Flower Blooms, the directorial debut of Mari Okada, is set to be released in the UK and Ireland on 27th June by P.A. Works in partnership with Anime Limited. Toonzone News had the chance to...
Mari Okada has been a prolific script writer for anime for most of the 21st century thus far, her works populated with vivid, firmly realised characters and engaging dialogue. Okada has made little secret of the fact her own...
I admit I was a bit reluctant to even watch The Breadwinner because it definitely is not your typical happy go-lucky kiddie animated movie. Like Schindler's List in animated form, it was a very eye-opening experience and a must-watch,...
I’m a bit late to the party on Your Name.  Lauded the world over, the Makoto Shinkai film received a limited run here in the UK last year but sadly not in any venues local to me. Though I...
Ancien is the princess of a mystical land, whose king is obsessed with cars and locked his daughter away out of fear of her magical ability to bring technology to life. But in reality she’s Kokone, a Japanese teenager...
Hasbro Acquires Boulder Media Animation Studio Hasbro Expands TV and Feature Film Capabilities with Purchase of Irish Animation Studio PAWTUCKET, R.I. -- Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) today announced that it has acquired Boulder Media, a multi-award winning Irish animation company based...