Media, memory and film history collide in Satoshi Kon’s time-bending story of a faded screen star.
Our noughties ranking reaches the midway point, as Amélie, Oldboy and Spider-Man 2 all make the cut.
The anime master behind Paprika and Perfect Blue left behind several incomplete projects which could still be realised.
By Matt Turner
Rare works from Satoshi Kon and Osamu Tezuka were presented at this year’s festival.
Satoshi Kon’s cult anime contains a vital message for modern audiences.