Join AnimeChicago at the Japanese Culture Center to celebrate the groundbreaking and cinematic storytelling of Mamoru Oshii on Saturday, June 29th. Known for his deeply philosophical and sweeping epics like Ghost in the Shell, Patlabor, and Urusei Yatsura, Oshii’s work is focuses on visual-storytelling and breathtaking action sequences.
Then join us for our Anime Happy Hour at the Logan Theatre with Van Paugam, setting the scene with music from the Ghost in the Shell OSTs! Finally, wrap up our day-long celebration with a screening of Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence.
2:00pm – 5:00pm at the Japanese Culture Center
Dream Worlds: The Works of Anime Director Mamoru Oshii
5:30 – 7:30 pm at The Logan Theatre
Anime Happy Hour – Cash Bar w/ featured cocktails
7:30 pm at The Logan Theatre
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence