- Did you have a target audience? Like people of the same generation as the characters, or maybe adults who would feel nostalgic watching them? Minami: Both. I want the children of today to enjoy it, and I also want the adults with money to enjoy it as well so that they would feel it was… Continue reading Seiji Kishi Interview on Tsuki ga Kirei – Part 3/3
- Did you research and interview real middle schoolers? Kishi: Not at Kawagoe, but we did manage to collect information from middle schoolers through our acquaintances. What those students were doing at the time is something we eagerly took and put into the anime. Minami: At first we were using a recorder to record the conversations, but… Continue reading Seiji Kishi Interview on Tsuki ga Kirei – Part 2/3
I really loved Tsuki ga Kirei, so I decided to have a go translating an interview with the director of the show. I didn't have very much time so it is slightly rough in areas, but nevertheless I hope it's interesting. Please be aware of any possible inaccuracies and please let me know if further clarification is needed.