Liz and the Blue Bird: Naoko Yamada's Experimental Masterpiece

The latest installment in the Hibike! Euphonium franchise, Kyoto Animation’s Liz and the Blue Bird is Naoko Yamada’s best work yet, showcasing everything that makes her special as a director. Returning the same core staff as A Silent Voice, Liz works in large part because of their willingness to experiment–to push the limits of what you can do with anime. A must-watch for any fan of the medium, see what makes Liz and the Blue Bird such a transcendent work ahead of its US release.


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