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Houston (TX)

TEXAS: Japanese Animation Newest Hub

Time & Location

January 10, 6:30 PM Rice Cinema – Rice Media Center (Houston, TX)


The Japan America Society of Houston will hold a screening of The Garden of Words by acclaimed animator Makoto Shinkai, who is best known for his smash hit Your Name. To put Shinkai’s work into perspective and provide insight into the anime industry in the U.S. and Texas, the screening will be followed by a presentation from Roland Kelts, a leading authority on contemporary Japanese culture and media.

This event is supported through the Grassroots Exchange Network Japan (GEN-J) Program.

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