In 2008, Nina Paley completed a 5 year project to create an animated presentation of the “Ramayana” -- the Sanskrit epic which forms such an important part of the cultural heritage of East Asia -- from Hindu traditions in India, through to Buddhist traditions in, for example, Thailand and throughout Indonesia.
And the RESULT is absolutely, staggeringly, mind-blowingly wonderful!
And yet . . . . it ALMOST never even made it out the door!Read more