Anime is the shorthand word the Japanese use to describe animation. Like films, animation is an art form that tells a story with many different elements coming together, composed by so many people who work on them, to entertain us. I have reviewed many kinds of anime on this blog, from many genres, critiques, and purposes. But of all the anime out there, there are only a few that describe exactly what the anime industry is all about!
Here is one such example of an anime that deals with the very subject that made it come into being. There are a lot of elements that go into creating any anime that we enjoy, and this series covers a great deal of the art that is involved in the making of anime while also telling a good story. And while I will attempt to talk about most of them in detail as I see fit, even I can’t cover everything this show has to offer.
Currently, it is my recommendation for Anime of the Year 2015.
So without further ado, here are my thoughts on Shirobako.