BONUS EPISODE – Anime Dads’ Club

DADLIEST CATCH: Two anime dads talking anime, dads, and anime dads.

TheSubtleDoctor and Ian Harper from the Retro Anime Podcast have a chat about anime, fatherhood, and fatherhood in anime. We talk about our kids’ relationships with anime and a litany of anime fathers including: bad fathers, good fathers and distant fathers. Gendo Ikari may be mentioned.

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Theme: “Every Day Is Night” by Michael Kelly

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Miss Hokusai – Companion Piece #2

Doc and “Annie” return to discuss the recent Production I.G. film Miss Hokusai. Check the timecodes if you want to bypass a lengthy talk about the history of the Edo Period as well as the actual historical figures depicted in the movie and get straight into the meat of the film itself.

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Timecodes:

00:00:00 – 00:03:54 // Intro
00:03:55 – 00:29:02 // History of The Edo Period & the characters
00:29:02 – 01:48:05 // Discussion of Themes/Characterization including: the film’s ontology, the nature of perception and its relationship to reality, inspiration, the creative process, family life, and more!

Theme – Beyonce and Jay-Z “Bonnie & Clyde”