Japanese director Makoto Shinkai thinks enough people have seen his anime body-swap hit Your Name. Photo: AFP

Please don’t see my film, says Your Name director Shinkai - I don’t want anime body-swapping megahit winning an Oscar

Brilliantly plotted supernatural love story is a massive hit in Japan and across Asia, and winning fans the world over, but its director says that’s ‘not healthy’ and rejects his label as ‘new Hayao Miyazaki’

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Japanese director Makoto Shinkai thinks enough people have seen his anime body-swap hit Your Name. Photo: AFP
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