Acclaimed Anime Director Launches Kickstarter To Produce Pro-Wrestling Nun Short
Masaaki Yuasa, the director of highly praised and unconventional anime such as...
along with Ghost in the Shell anime studio $150,000 to crowd fund production on 2D animated short Kick-Heart, described as "a love story between two people that each have a secret to hide. One a pro-wrestler, the other a Nun. Losing never felt so good."
A day it, it's already managed over $35,000 in dominations.
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Oct. 1, 2012, 11:12 p.m. CST
by Fart Magnus
This must be some kind of record!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Oct. 1, 2012, 11:33 p.m. CST
Oct. 2, 2012, midnight CST
by John Maddening
Rumiko Takahashi's cute story about a boxer in love with a nun.
Oct. 2, 2012, 12:53 a.m. CST
by Matt Szczerba
never heard of any of those anime's and i've been a fan for a decade.
Oct. 2, 2012, 1:18 a.m. CST
Keep the dominations coming!
Oct. 2, 2012, 11:58 a.m. CST
by Matt Szczerba
course i heard of ghost in the shell, but that's the animation studio involved. the director is supposedly "acclaimed" yet he's done nothing anyone has heard of. your reading comprehension is horrible.
Oct. 3, 2012, 7:27 a.m. CST
Maybe you should read more carefully. This project is not directed by Mamoru Oshii, he is not the director in question. That would be Masaaki Yuasa. Mxtra was saying he does not know the works of Yuasa (and I suggest he fixes that starting from Mindgame, all his work is mindblowing). Oshii is consultant here.
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