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Satoshi Kon's: Opus (Paperback)

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    Staff Reviews

    While Satoshi Kon is an incredible filmmaker he got his start in manga and returned to that form for OPUS. His protagonist, Chikara Nagai, is one illustration away from finishing his masterwork, when creator confronts createe and Nagai falls into the dramatic end to his own story. Meditating on artistic drive and all the tangible effects of that pursuit - health, wealth, sanity - Kon effortlessly blends realities to create his magnum opus.

    — From Ashanti

    About the Author

    Satoshi Kon was an anime director and mangaka from Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan. He was well-known for his work on Perfect Blue, Millennium Actress, Tokyo Godfathers, and Paprika. Sadly, Kon passed away on August 24, 2010, after losing his battle with pancreatic cancer, he is remembered by all who loved his works.
    Product Details
    ISBN: 9781616556068
    ISBN-10: 1616556064
    Publisher: Dark Horse Manga
    Publication Date: December 9th, 2014
    Pages: 384
    Language: English