TCAF & The Japan Foundation, Toronto - In memory of TATSUMI & Gurihiru on Creative Process

TCAF presents: TATSUMI

Saturday, May 9, 3 pm
The Japan Foundation, Toronto 
In memory of the pioneering gekiga manga artist Yoshihiro Tatsumi, (June 10, 1935 - March 7, 2015), Toronto Comic Arts Festival and The Japan Foundation, Toronto present a special screening of Tatsumi, Eric Khoo's 2011 animated film. 

A tribute to the life and work of Yoshihiro Tatsumi, the film will be introduced by TCAF's Christopher Butcher and other local friends of the artist. Mr. Tatsumi was an honoured guest at TCAF in 2009, when he published his autobiographical manga, A Drifting Life.

Admission: Free
Language: Japanese with English subtitles

TCAF presents: 
Working Together: Gurihiru on creative process, and navigating Japanese publishing!
Sunday, May 10, 2 pm
The Japan Foundation, Toronto 

Join us for a discussion with Gurihiru (the artist duo of Chifuyu Sasaki and Naoko Kawano) about their work as illustrators and manga and comic artists! Gurihiru are featured guests of The Toronto Comic Arts Festival, and designed one of the official 2015 posters.
Admission: Free
Language: Japanese with English interpretation