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INTERVIEW: INU-OH Composer Otomo Yoshihide on Using Classical Instruments For Modern Music

INTERVIEW: INU-OH Composer Otomo Yoshihide on Using Classical Instruments For Modern Music INTERVIEW: INU-OH Composer Otomo Yoshihide on Using Classical Instruments For Modern Music

INTERVIEW: INU-OH Composer Otomo Yoshihide on Using Classical Instruments For Modern Music

INU-OH, the surreal and musically-inspired new anime movie by Masaaki Yuasa, mixes a historical setting with sometimes-modern music. After speaking with singer and lead voice-over actor Avu-chan, Otaku USA was able to speak with the film’s composer, Otomo Yoshihide. Yoshihide talked about using classical instruments, …Read more  »

INTERVIEW: Goodbye, Don Glees! Director and Writer Atsuko Ishizuka on How Her Mother Inspired Her

INTERVIEW: Goodbye, Don Glees! Director and Writer Atsuko Ishizuka on How Her Mother Inspired Her INTERVIEW: Goodbye, Don Glees! Director and Writer Atsuko Ishizuka on How Her Mother Inspired Her

INTERVIEW: Goodbye, Don Glees! Director and Writer Atsuko Ishizuka on How Her Mother Inspired Her

GKIDS has licensed the heartfelt movie Goodbye, Don Glees! and just played it in American theaters. Atsuko Ishizuka, the movie’s writer and director, has been working at the prestigious anime studio Madhouse since 2004. Otaku USA spoke to her about her inspiration for this movie, …Read more  »