Swancon 2016 @ Pan Pacific Hotel,

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1960s Anime never come to the West

From Monday 14:00 until Monday 15:00 (60 Minutes)

Participants: Damian Magee

Tags: Anime, Does Not Need Moderator, ExportMe, presentation, Does Not Need More Panellists/Presenters

With the success of Astroboy, Japanese TV was awash with different kinds of anime, most of which never made it to the west. Many were very different culturally and the humour was too hard to translate. Others were made in black and white, and the US market was not interested if it wasn’t colour.

This Video Presentation takes a small look at what we missed.

North Ballroom (Large Panel Room)