Via Anime Insider: Makoto Shinkai (July 2007)

Makoto Shinkai talks about a bunch of stuff, including being inspired by the styles of Andrew Wyeth and Goro Sasaki, picking the theme song for 5cm/s, his sense of a bad ending, and his favorite movies.

Incidentally, he mentions Revenge of the Sith as a recent film he enjoyed enough to watch “many, many times on DVD”.

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