Studio Ghibli has a bit of a monopoly when it comes to anime in the west. This video series, Beyond Ghibli, takes a look at the best of the business outside of their bubble.
In this video I take a look at the best directors in Japan, both living and dead, and my favourite films from their portfolios.
(01:01) Mamoru Hosada and The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
(02:59) Tezuka, Rintaro and Metropolis
(06:21) Makoto Shinkai and The Children Who Chase Lost Voices
(10:12) Satoshi Kon and Tokyo Godfathers
RADWIMPS — Sparkle [Off Vocal]
Kiyoshi Yoshida — Natsuzora
Ray Charles — I Can’t Stop Loving You
Toshiyuki Honda — Metropolis
Anri Kumaki — Hello, Goodbye & Hello
Susumu Hirasawa — A Drop Filled with Memories
Susumu Hirasawa — The Girl in Byakkoka