UGO Top 11 Anime Directors

The do everything site UGO has a list. A top 11 list. A top 11 anime directors list. Why 11? Why not? Lists are good, especially one such as this that highlight some of the most creative minds to ever lend their talents to the screen (big or small). Here are their top 11 (in no particular order):
  1. Hayao Miyazaki (Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away)
  2. Noboru Ishiguro (Super Dimension Fortress Macross, Robotech)
  3. Yoshiyuki Tomino (Mobile Suit Gundam)
  4. Osamu Dezaki (Ashita no Jo, Rose of Versailles)
  5. Rintaro (The Tale of the White Serpent, Astroboy)
  6. Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop)
  7. Katsuhiro Otomo (Akira, Steamboy)
  8. Hideaki Anno (Gunbuster, Neon Genesis Evangelion)
  9. Satoshi Kan (Perfect Blue, Millenium Actress)
  10. Isao Takahata (Grave of the Fireflies, My Neighbors The Yamadas)
  11. Mamoru Oshii (Urusei Yatsura, Ghost in a Shell)
Head on over to the site if you're looking to get a more in depth bio of each director. UGO Top 11 Anime Directors List