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Shotaro Ishinomori NHK Educational Program Announced

A special broadcast titled “100 Minutes de Shotaro Ishinomori” has been announced. The program will commemorate the creator’s 80th year of birth.

The program will have a roundtable discussion of Ishinomori’s works, including Kamen Rider, Cyborg 009, Sarutobi Ecchan, Sabu to Ichi Torimono Hikae, Genma Taisen, and more.

The panelists include Tsunehiro Uno (宇野常寛), Mari Yamazaki (ヤマザキマリ), Fusanosuke Natsume (夏目房之介), and Yasufumi Nakoshi (名越康文). Each have their own theories concerning Ishinomori’s work.

In addition, interviews with manga artists Keiko Takemiya (竹宮惠子) and Kazuhiko Shimamoto (島本和彦) will also be broadcast.

Usually these broadcasts are aired in four 25 minute blocks, but this is a special program that will air for 100 minutes.

The program will air on NHK E Tele on September 8 at 23:00~0:40.



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