Programming of the Auditorium of the 27 Manga Barcelona – Ramen Para Dos

Programming of the Auditorium of 27 Manga Barcelona

On October 16, during the last days of the Sitges Festival, the presentation of the 27 Manga Barcelona, in which they announced the different projections what will go through it audience of the fair. Among other details related to the general organization of the event, it was also noted that the programming will include three sessions every day, in addition to confirming that the Auditorium Award will continue to be present in this edition of 2021.

Starting from the festival, two of the films that were on the Sitges billboard will have their place in this Manga Barcelona of 2021. It is the case of Belle, the long-awaited film by Mamoru Hosoda that will be screened in the auditorium before its theatrical release by A Contracorriente Films. It will be the single pay projection, the price of the ticket being 4€ and that will be available together with the sale of tickets for the event. Secondly, YouPlanet will screen the film Beyond The Infinite Two Minutes, the award-winning debut of Junta Yamaguchi that combines comedy and science fiction.

The only session of a serial format comes from part of Crunchyroll with Tokyo Revengers. Attendees will be able to enjoy one of the most popular animes of the moment, of which the first two episodes from the popular anime series. Vertigo Films the cycle of projections with Spirited Away, which will return this time to the screen of Manga Barcelona on the occasion of twentieth anniversary of this timeless classic by Studio Ghibli.

In this section, another of the great announcements made by the organization is the direct collaboration with the study Toei Animation. As a result of this agreement, the event will bring in exclusive the movie Hug! Pretty Cure, Futari wa Pretty Cure the Movie.

It is worth highlighting the collaboration with the video platform of the movie, allowing online access to the titles agreed with the same as last year. However, in this section there are still films to be announced.

Among those already confirmed, the classic will be exhibited Rashōmon from Akira Kurosawa, which constitutes an essential film of Japanese cinema, as well as Tezuka’s Barbara, a manga adaptation Barbara with address of Makoto Tezuka. Likewise, three of the award-winning works at Japan Media Arts Festival of 2021, of which one of them will be presented in the auditorium in person.

Finally and with a closer character, Borja Crespo will present the short film in person Hikikomori. One piece 12 minute audiovisual written by Susana mirallaves and directed by Crespo that tells the story of a young woman who spends her days in her room until a global pandemic forces everyone to stay at home.

This new edition of Manga Barcelona will open its doors from October 29 to November 1 one more time in the Fira Barcelona Montjuïc. Recall that the last 2020 edition of the Manga Barcelona It could not be held in person due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The organization chose to carry out a special edition digitally, which despite the distance, brought together companies in the sector, artists and fans through the screen of computers and mobile devices through live shows, talks and conferences.

Source: 27 Manga Barcelona