Tag Archives: Tatsunoko Productions

Pinocchio in Animation – Part 2
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
December 6, 2015 posted by Fred Patten

Pinocchio in Animation – Part 2

I got an episode of “Kashi no Ki Mock” of which the title was translated by the fans as “I Am Pinocchio, the Son of God”. In it, Pinocchio well-meaningly impersonates Jesus Christ to a sickly, probably dying little girl!

Americanizing Anime
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
August 10, 2014 posted by Fred Patten

Americanizing Anime

The news that Japanese animation is made in Japan will shock nobody today in 2014. But before the 1990s, many American TV executives were paranoid about viewers realizing that any…