"he was drawing mainly for children, and one of the tasks was to take this format and this genre of entertainment for children and to expand it—to make it more accessible to older audiences, and gradually develop it as a full-fledged medium of expression. "
Mar 17, 2010
The Birth of Anime-- stephen Bevilacqua
Astro boy launched a whole new style of animation that still as one the most popular genres of all time. upon becoming the first Japanese TV series centered a robotic boy that save humanity from chaos, Astro Boy also became history becoming the first anime series. The cartoon became so popular that it reached across the world that lead to a release in the U.S. making the first anime cartoon to be broadcast in America. creator Osamu Tazuka says his character
Posted by smfa.animation at 3/17/2010