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why you need to see perfect blue, the cult 90s anime that inspired darren aronofsky

From identity crises and obsessive fans to fraudulent blogs and idolised female pop stars, it’s dark, disturbing and insanely beautiful.
Oliver Lunn
10.27.17
Beauty

watch grace neutral transform herself into an anime character

Step-by-step.
Roisin Lanigan
10.19.17
Culture

10 reasons why neo yokio is the hippest anime of 2017

The Netflix show from Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig is a smorgasbord of designer crushes, popstar satire and one big ol’ bar of chocolate featuring none other than Jaden Smith.
Colin Crummy
9.28.17
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watch: the latest blade runner 2049 prequel was made by an anime dream team

Directed by Shinichiro Watanabe, scored by Flying Lotus, ogled over by you.
Georgie Wright
9.27.17
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hayao miyazaki has officially returned to studio ghibli!

Miyazaki fans, this is the news you've been dreaming of.
Isabelle Hellyer
8.14.17
News

watch the spellbinding trailer for 'mary and the witch's flower' by studio ghibli alums

Starring an aspiring young witch and her cat, the film was directed by former Studio Ghibli animator Hiromasa Yonebayashi.
i-D Staff
4.17.17
Film

how to make a hit anime that tackles suicide, bullying and depression

Naoko Yamada’s A Silent Voice is the latest in a trend of Japanese animations that tackle big issues.
Oliver Lunn
3.17.17
Film

the anime movies that perfectly captured coming-of-age

Put down the Larry Clark boxset.
Oliver Lunn
11.17.16
News

hayao miyazaki wants to come out of retirement for one more film

He's been working on this story for 20 years.
Isabelle Hellyer
11.14.16
Film

​your name: the japanese anime about body-swapping teens

We speak to the director of the year's most successful Japanese anime.
Oliver Lunn
11.1.16
Culture

grace hartzel’s guide to manga + anime

Our 35th Birthday Issue cover star us talks us through her love of the enchanting world of anime.
Grace Hartzel
6.14.16
Film

watch an exclusive clip from when marnie was there, studio ghibli’s latest film

Ahead of its UK release this Friday, take a peek inside Studio Ghibli's celestial world with When Marnie Was There.
Tish Weinstock
6.8.16
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