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Behind the Fanciful Creatures and Wide-Eyed Waifs

This film going inside Studio Ghibli opens Friday, November 28.

The animator Hayao Miyazaki working on "The Wind Rises" in the documentary "The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness." Credit Gkids


Christmas? December is all about Miyazaki on SBS!

Yet to see some of Hayao Miyazaki’s most iconic films? Know some kids you’re dying to introduce them to? Well, you’re in luck, because this December, SBS (who is a saviour of everything to do with film in my book) have pulled out all the stops again, airing the essential, family-friendly classics for all of you to enjoy. 116 more words


Who would I want to re-tell my life story?

We all have stories that we carry and each of them is great in their own way. Ever wonder what your story would be like if it was told by someone else? 561 more words


Shimotsuki Matsuri: The extraordinary winter festival that inspired Ghibli's 'Spirited Away'

Shimotsuki Festival is held every December in the remote mountains of Nagano Prefecture, Japan. But as well as locals, the festival also attracts visitors from farther afield, all ooking for the… 543 more words


Call for Papers - 'Exploring 30 Years of Studio Ghibli: Spirited Discussions''

Cardiff University (Cardiff, Wales, UK) – April 18, 2015

Exploring 30 Years of Studio Ghibli: Spirited Discussions

2015 marks the 30th anniversary of Studio Ghibli, and with that anniversary it is time to reflect on the domestic and global success of Japan’s most famous animation studio. 309 more words

Call For Papers