Manga Mavericks @ Movies #20: “My Life as a Zucchini & Mune: Guardian of the Moon”


Manga Mavericks @ Movies continues chugging through our backlog of unreleased 2017 episodes, and we’re finally talking about some animated movies after a long stretch of live-action! Not, not anime, but some really great and underrated french flicks – My Life as a Zucchini and Mune: Guardian of the Moon! Both films were licensed by GKIDS and given limited theatrical screenings in 2017, and Zucchini was even an Oscar contender! What makes these films so creative and unique that they stand toe to toe with the best animated films of the past decade? Listen and find out!


00:30 – Intro

02:32 – My Life as a Zucchini
18:32 – Mune: Guardian of the Moon

50:43 – Wrap-Up 

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