Mari Okada

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Cast out into the human world, Maquia stumbles upon a baby who she names Erial

Prolific anime screenwriter Mari Okada is not an animator and yet fans of the Okada-penned Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day and The Anthem of the H(...)

Mari Okada: after being bullied at school she withdrew from public life, becoming one of Japan’s hikikomori, the estimated half million Japanese youths who live as modern-day recluses, often never leaving their bedrooms

Animators, by definition, tend to stay behind the scenes and out of view. There are a few exceptions, of course. Walt Disney was essayed by Tom Hanks(...)

Incredibles 2: Mr Incredible struggles as a stay-at-home dad in this sequel to Pixar’s 2004 hit

Lessons have been learnt. Back in 2014, some weeks after Brazil were thoroughly spanked by the Germans, Hollywood’s summer sputtered to a halt after t(...)