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Metro Anime: The New York City anime club

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Metro Anime is the New York City anime club since 1995.

To participate, just show up at a Metro Anime event!

Saturday April 19 2014

Please join us for a special free screening of Robot Carnival
Saturday April 19 2014 starting at 2:30 PM (doors open at 2:15 PM)
In Studio 5 at the Producers’ Club,
358 W 44th St near SE corner with 9th Ave, New York NY 10036-5426

Robot Carnival (Japan, 1987, 91 min) is a big-budget anime anthology film consisting of 10 segments about robots by 9 top anime directors, including Akira creator Ōtomo Katsuhiro. The music (by Joe Hisaishi), art, and animation are all outstanding. The stories vary from conventional to funny, romantic, and moving.

Screened in Japanese with English subtitles (but only 2 segments have any dialogue or narration)

See the color flyer (.pdf, 108 KB) & the black & white flyer (.pdf, 109 KB)

See also more information about the film:
Anime News Network (ANN)
Internet Movie Database (IMDb)

See Clyde’s Facebook event page
See Sans Diego Film Shorts’s Facebook event page

Presented by the Metro Anime club, Sans Diego Film Shorts, and Asia Pacific Forums, Ltd

With thanks to the Producers’ Club

Free special screenings

Metro Anime now has a venue, the Producers’ Club, for hosting occasional free special screenings; the most recent was a January 25 2014 screening of Memories


For timely info on informal events, get-togethers, and outings with Metro Anime members, join the Metro Anime social (MA-SOC) email list and/or the Metro Anime Facebook group.

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See the Metro Anime Facebook group, Twitter, Google calendar, & Flickr photos.

(There is another Metro Anime Facebook group not connected with us, and probably not in NYC)

— Clyde

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