Madman Anime Festival - Melbourne November 2017

14 September 2017


Sector: Society and Culture

Country location: Australia

Grantee: Madman Interactive Pty Ltd


Poster of anime festival with manga drawing of girl
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, November 4-5, 2017. Credit: Jay Wilson

Project description

Anime is a Japanese term for ‘animation’ but has come to be referred specifically to Japanese-style animation which has a healthy following in Australia.

Madman Anime Festival is a unique event that will bring anime, manga and Japanese culture to Australia and introduce more Australians to this popular cultural form.  Featuring international guests and exhibitors, cosplay, and super exclusive anime events, Madman Anime Festival has something for every anime fan.

 

Key dates:

  • Madman Anime Festival, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf, 4 to 5 November 2017
  • Targeted Flyer Drop, Melbourne Unis, anime clubs and retailers, 9 to 30 October 2017
  • PAX Australia Cross promotional activity, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf, 28 to 29 October 2017

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Australia-Japan Foundation grant offer: $16,500.00 (GST inclusive)

Total project value: $699,757.00



Last Updated: 14 September 2017