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Hakugei: Legend of the Moby Dick

by ebreilly

Here, we see the characters from Nineteenth century New Bedford whaling culture get transposed into a futuristic outer space environment; we see what some have called "the Great American Novel" translated for a Japanese audience, and we see the addition of science fiction to the mix of genres found in the book. This video is used in Flows of Reading -

Hakugei: Legend of the Moby Dick

An animated series produced for Japanese television in 1997-98.

from Hakugei Legend of the Moby Dick - US Preview ADV (1997)
Creator: ADV Films
Posted by ebreilly