Anime Classics Part 2
Katsuhiro Otomo (Akira) produces three sci-fi tales in this thrilling anime anthology.
Kôji Morimoto, Tensai Okamura, Katsuhiro Ôtomo
With the voices of
Tsutomu Isobe, Gara Takashima, Kôichi Yamadera
Japan 1995. 113min
Memories is a trio of sci-fi stories by Akira creator Katsuhiro Ôtomo, based on three of his short manga: Magnetic Rose; Stink Bomb; and Cannon Fodder. The innovative anthology uses different animation styles and musical approaches to tell the tales – an extraordinary achievement featuring the strong narrative storytelling one expects from Ôtomo, with exceptional visuals.