Same fight choreographer as Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning
"For the black man to come out superior would be against America's teachings. I have been so great in boxing they had to create an image like Rocky, a white image on the screen, to counteract my image in the ring. America has to have its white images, no matter where it gets them. Jesus, Wonder Woman, Tarzan and Rocky."
- Muhammad Ali
A capsule I wrote for Sakugablog's Best-of-the-Year bonanza where I also sing the praises of animator's playground Yama no Susume S3, Pop Team Epic's visual textures and experiments in televisual structure as well as highlighting some current indie artists and platforms you can watch them on. Sakugablog, btw, is an invaluable insider resource on anime and anime-adjacent projects - take for example their deep dive into the mathematical and musical ideas that shape Liz and the Blue Bird (matching footsteps…