Legend of anime comes to town


On Monday, the Japanese Film Festival, in association with Access Cinema, will welcome admired anime director Makoto Shinkai for a screening of his new film, Children Who Chase Lost Voices from Deep Below at Dublin’s Light House Cinema. The premiere will be preceded by a rare screening of Shinkai’s beloved short She and Her Cat. Tara Brady, Asian-film boffin and Ticket contributor, will be on hand to handle a Q&A session.