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Movie Mondays #14: Spirited Away

As part of our Ultimate Playbill project, each week a faculty member will take the time to extol the virtues of one of the beloved films on this list. 660 more words

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The Old Master

Does the name Hayao Miyazaki ring a bell? Born in Tokyo in 1941, Miyazaki has made a name for himself the world over with a career spanning five decades as a producer, screenwriter, manga artist, author, and animator. 328 more words

What's a Totoro?

The acclaimed Japanese animated filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki’s 1988 classic My Neighbor Totoro tells the story of two young sisters who encounter friendly forest spirits in postwar rural Japan.   2,234 more words


Japanese men pick their favorite Studio Ghibli anime heroine 【Survey】

The collected casts of Studio Ghibli’s anime are filled with memorable female characters, but who left the biggest impression on respondents? 406 more words


Creations of Chaos: Starting Point 1979-1996

Sketches, advice, and a lot of opinions, in this edition of Creations of Chaos, it’s the book of all things Hayao Miyazaki, Starting Point 1979-1996. 874 more words


The Wind Rises: Inspiring

The Wind Rises (2013), directed by Hayao Miyazaki

Suffice to say that since I’m not quite into anime, this work of Miyazaki has got me interested to see another production of his. 31 more words