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  • Disney's love letter to Japan
  • Disney's love letter to Japan
    Disney (2014) ©

Disney's love letter to Japan

Disney’s latest feature Big Hero 6 isn’t your average superhero movie. In a marked departure from the American-as-apple-pie superbrand, the 3D adventure blends Japanese and American elements to create a unique celebration of cultural exchange between East and West.



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  • Disney's 'Frozen' spurs Japanese feminism Disney's 'Frozen' spurs Japanese feminism

    Swapping the passive Disney Princess for two powerful female leads has helped Disney's Frozen become a global phenomenon. In Japan, where sexism prevails, the film's popularity has soared as it connects with a new generation of women.

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    Comic book heroes are becoming a medium through which to discuss sensitive social issues. And from Kamala Khan to the Burka Avenger, leading the march is an army of powerful Muslim women.