Magic Boy

Feature Japan
Animation, Akira Daikuhara, Taiji Yabushita; 1961, 83 min

Recommended Ages: 8+
In English

Anime? Check. Disney-inspired cute critters? Check. Beautiful colors? Do you even have to ask?! Our Festival Flashback is a groundbreaker: the first-ever anime film released in the US (from renowned Toei Studios), and quite possibly the inspiration for the lovably goofy ninjas-in-training of Naruto. Step back in time and follow Sasuke’s adventures from the very beginning! This program is supported by: