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Scotland Loves Animation 2012 – Nerawareta Gakuen, Wolf Children | スコットランド ラブズ アニメーション 2012 – 「ねわれた学園」、「おおかみこどもの雨と雪」 | 蘇格蘭喜愛動畫2012 – “狼的孩子雨和雪”, “被狙擊的學園”

I always end up thinking “Anime” instead of “Animation” but then I just noticed this K-ON poster is written the same too! I guess “Anime” does mean animation in French but I still prefer it means Japanese animation when used in English.

Scotland Loves Anime 2012 - K-ON! Movie

So this year’s Scotland Loves Animation 2012, the movies were…

Both cinemas:

  • K-ON Movie
  • Ace Attorney Gyakuten Saiban (Live Action)
  • Blood-C: The Last Dark
  • Ninja Scroll (HD Remaster)
  • Midnight After Schoolers
  • Berserk – The Golden Act 1: The Egg of the King
  • Anime Mirai Project

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Sora o Miageru Shoujo no Hitomi ni Utsuru Sekai 01

Yup, The World Reflected in the Eyes of the Girl who Looks Up at the Sky is KyoAni alright. You recognise their style right away. Looks like this is part of their “Munto” series which have been going on for some time…

And what is it with Japanese and long titles? More attention catching? Not sure what the shortened name for this is but suggestions seem to be “KaraAge (空あげ)”, kara being the alternative pronunciation for the title’s first Kanji and means empty instead of sky. Or it could also be “SoraAge Shoujo”. Seems unsettled yet but I think the latter sounds better.

Sora o Miageru Shoujo no Hitomi ni Utsuru Sekai Episode 1
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Thirteen year old Yumemi Hidaka wakes up watching a giant stone pillar falling from in the skies and is it lands, a tidal wave is created in the sea. She pulls back the curtains to find it was pouring rain but she liked rainy days because everyone saw the sky the same way.

A pillar crashes from the skies.

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