Definition and use
Anime is an art form, specifically animation, which includes all genres found in movies, but can be misclassified as a genre. In Japanese, the word anime refers to all forms of animation around the world. In English, the anime (/ ænɪmeɪ /) is used more narrowly to refer to a “Japanese animation film or television entertainment” or as “an animation style created in Japan.”
The etymology of the word of anime is disputed. The English word “animation” is written in Japanese katakana as ニ メ メ ー ョ ン ン (animēshon, pronounced [animeɴoɴ]) and is ニ メ メ (anime) in abbreviated form. Some sources say that anime is derived from the French term for the cartoon film, but others believe it is a myth derived from the popularity of France in the mid to late 1970s and 1980s. In English, anime – when used as A common name – usually functions as a mass noun. (For example: “Do you see the anime” or “How much anime have you compiled?”) Before the widespread use of anime, the term Japonimation was widespread throughout the 1970s and 1980s through the middle of the years 1980, the term anime began to supplant Japanese animation. In general, the latter term seems more now than in the working time in which it is used to distinguish and identify Japanese animation.
The word for anime was also criticized, for example. In 1987, when Hayao Miyazaki says that in short the truncated anime word because for him it represented the ruin of the Japanese animation industry. Assimilated desolation with animators lack of motivation and massive production of expressionist products, based on an iconography fixed facial expressions and scenes of action extended and exaggerated, but lacking depth and sophistication to the extent that we do not try to convey Emotion or thought.
The first anime format was theatrical display that originally began with commercial production in 1917. Originally, animated flips were necessary raw and musical components played before adding sound and voice components to production. July 14, 1958, Nippon Television broadcast Mogura No. Abanchūru (“The Adventure of Mole”), both in the first anime on television and the first color to start. It was only in the 1960s that the first television series was broadcast and remained in a popular medium ever since. Works format video format of the live broadcast are called “OVA” (OVA) or “OVA” (OAV); And in general it was not released in theaters or televised in front of the press in the country. The emergence of the Internet has led some animators to distribute the works online in a format called “original net anime” (ONA).
Home delivery versions of anime became popular in the 1980s with VHS format and laser discs. The NTSC VHS video format used in Japan and the United States is credited as helping the growing popularity of anime in the 1990s formats of VHS and laser discs were transcended by the DVD format offering the unique advantages; Including multiple subtitling and dubbing tracks on the same disc. The DVD also has its drawbacks in its use of encoding region; Adopted by the industry to deal with the problems of licensing, piracy and export restricted area is indicated on the DVD drive. The video CD format (VCD) was very popular in Hong Kong and Taiwan, but became a minor size in the United States was closely associated with pirated copies.