Barefoot Gen 2

Barefoot Gen 2

DVD Rating: **

Reviewed by: Anton Bitel

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Released to coincide with the 60th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing, this excellent DVD includes a restored print of Barefoot Gen 2, scene selection, optional English subtitles, and also the original Barefoot Gen (1983); the accompanying booklet contains an interview with author Keiji Nakazawa, and an essay by Jonathan Clements (co-author of The Anime Encyclopedia).

For every DVD sold, a donation will be made to War Child.

Copy picture Reviewed on: 22 Dec 2005
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Sequel charts the further adventures of the plucky schoolboy in post-nuclear bomb Japan.
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Product Code: OPTD0245

Region: 2

Sound: Dolby Digital

Extras: English subtitles, comprehensive booklet with essays

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