COOL JAPAN ANIME presents COWBOY BEBOP: THE MOVIE (2001)
By: Mel Lake
Melkweg and The Tropenmuseum have joined forces and they are trying to entertain and educate you with more Japanese culture. If you haven’t seen Cool Japan in the Tropen museum, you can still do so till September 1st. In October Melkweg is starting showcasing its first edition of ‘Anime Meets Hip-Hop’ with Anime ‘Afro Samurai’ .
The event held by The Melkweg together with Tropenmuseum showcases some of the best anime on the big screen, after the successful series coinciding with their exposition ‘Cool Japan’. During the September and October months anime that are connected to the hip-hop culture, with break-dancing samurai warriors, awesome shōnen action with martial arts and futuristic hitmen with guns. Expected Japanese anime or media with titles like; Afro Samurai, Dragon Ball Z, Samurai Champloo and Cowboy Bebop.
The next animated film featured is COWBOY BEBOP: THE MOVIE (2001), which was directed by Shinichirō Watanabe. Based on the wildly popular TV series, Cowboy Bebop, the movie centers on Spike Spiegel and the crew of Bebop as they search for a criminal who is planning to release a virus on Mars.The movie event is on Saturday, 21st of September at 19.30.
One lucky winner will receive two (2) general admission tickets (value €11 each) to the next event film. Enter-to-win by joining our Discord channel; Geeks United! Once a member, go to our main channel #hangouts, introduce yourself and end on “I’M A NINJA” so we know that you are joining the contest. Already existing members of the Discord group are eligible to participate!
Important Contest Rules
Contest runs September 15-18. One random winner will be drawn from the event and notified by Wednesday, September 18th. Travel and further expenses are the responsibility of the winners.
You didn’t win?? No biggie, you can also join the rest of our community on Meetup.com for the next Anime Movie night event. For more info, click here. Would love to have you around.