BOOTLEG FILES 054: “Hakujaden” (1958 production which was the first full-color anime feature).
LAST SEEN: We cannot confirm the last public presentation of this film.
AMERICAN HOME VIDEO: In 1984 on the Family Home Entertainment label.
REASON FOR DISAPPEARANCE: The film’s obscurity and overtly gentle nature have contributed to the lack of demand.
CHANCES OF SEEING A DVD RELEASE: No announced plans for an official DVD release.
BOOTLEG OPPORTUNITIES: Plenty of bootleg videos are available, although the quality is mostly poor.
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