A LETTER TO MOMO ‘Momo e no tegami’ (2011) – Review

A Hiroyuki Okiura film. A LETTER TO MOMO (Momo e no Tegami) (2011) is a detailed hand-drawn animated feature by writer/director Hiroyuki Okiura. Oftentimes, many of the Japanese animated films would feature a child in a particular form of parental separation, either through isolation or death. In Miyazaki’s Ponyo (2008), a small boy, who’s father is often away on long …

Coming to Theaters: LEGENDS OF OZ DOROTHY’s RETURN

There’s trouble in Oz…   Ashok Amritraj’s Hyde Park International (HPI) announced that the company has picked-up international rights to directors Will Finn and Daniel St. Pierre‘s Legends of Oz Dorothy’s Return. “Legends” is a 3D animated feature film based on the adventure books by Roger Stanton Baum, the great-grandson of L. Frank Baum, and is a continuation of the …