Animatrix DVD Release Date!
- THE SECOND RENAISSANCE - PART 1 (streaming February 4, 2003). Written by Larry and Andy Wachowski; directed by Mahiro Maeda. This epic two-part story delves into the history of the war between mankind and the Machines and the genesis of The Matrix itself.
- PROGRAM (streaming in March 2003). Written and directed by Yoshiaki Kawajiri. In the simulated world of a Samurai training program, a soldier of Zion is forced to choose between love and her comrades in the Real World.
- DETECTIVE STORY (streaming in April 2003). Written and directed by Shinichiro Watanabe. Film noir meets anime in this story of a hard-boiled private eye who tracks cyber-criminal Trinity (voiced by MATRIX star Carrie-Anne Moss) through the looking glass.
- THE SECOND RENAISSANCE - PART 2 (streaming in May 2003). Written by Larry and Andy Wachowski; directed by Mahiro Maeda. The dramatic conclusion of the story behind humanity's downfall and ultimate enslavement by the Machines.