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- Buy Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid on Amazon or Rightstuf!
- Toei’s official website on the film
- Mentioned in the episode: This video of character designs of the movie by Reiko Okuyama.
- Sakugablog’s article about The Little Mermaid’s animation director/character designer Reiko Okuyama & her struggles with discrimination throughout her career.
- Article on Pioneer Women Animators that includes Reiko Okuyama.
- Article on Mariko Miyagi (Japanese voice of Fritz) and her life-long activism for the disabled in Japan.
- Remembering Kirsten Bishop, the dub voice of Marina
- @retrosofa on Tumblr and Twitter!
- @retrosofa.inc on instagram!
- Read his comic No More Mermaids! (VERY NSFW WARNING! Absolutely not for kids!)
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