El fallecimiento de Satoshi Kon parece haber oscurecido la no menos lamentable muerte de otro animador irremplazable. El lunes se fue Kihachiro Kawamoto.
En Anime News Network.
My wife and I received the following prognosis from a cardiologist at the Musashino Red Cross Hospital:(...)
"The pancreatic cancer is terminal and has metastasized to the bone. You have at most a half year left."
When I conveyed my concerns for Yume-Miru Kikai (el largometraje en el que Kon estaba trabajando) to Mr. Maruyama, he said, "It's fine. Don't worry, we'll do whatever it takes."He concluded his message with the following:
I cried aloud.
With feelings of gratitude for all that is good in this world, I put down my pen.
Well, I'll be leaving now.