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School Uniforms

School starts tomorrow, so today the podcast is all about school uniforms.

This is the seifuku and the gakuran, which are the standard school uniforms in Japan. 203 more words


An Open Letter to Studio Ghibli

A year after the retirement of Studio Ghibli’s co-founder Hayao Miyazaki, the internet has been rife with news of the studio taking “a small break” to reassess a structural change. 1,275 more words

I finally watched Studio Ghibli's coming-of-age film From Up On Poppy Hill

This week’s Midweek Movie Review takes a closer look at Studio Ghibli’s 2011 film From Up On Poppy Hill. This marks my ninth Hayao Miyazaki film to date. 1,177 more words