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Stray Dog of Anime: The Films of Mamoru Oshii

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Upon its US release in the mid-1990s Ghost in the Shell, directed by Mamoru Oshii, quickly became one of the most popular Japanese animation films, or anime, in the country. Despite these accolades, Oshii is known as a contrarian within anime, a self-proclaimed "stray dog", with a unique cinematic vision. Working in both live-action film and animation, directing everything
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Paperback, 230 pages
Published June 12th 2004 by Palgrave Macmillan
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Jlawrence
May 24, 2007 Jlawrence rated it it was ok
Disappointingly superficial look at this anime and live-action film director. A lot of it devolves into just plot summaries of his films.
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