studio ghibli

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girlhood and girl power in studio ghibli films

How the Japanese animation studio’s self-sufficient female leads have inspired us.
Zio Baritaux
2.27.17
News

the art show celebrating hayao miyazaki’s whimsical dreamworlds

San Francisco’s Spoke Art Gallery pays tribute to the iconic Studio Ghibli founder’s most enduring animated films with a massive group show uniting over 50 artists.
Emily Manning
1.26.17
News

watch the trailer for studio ghibli's first tv show, 'ronja, the robber's daughter'

The 26-episode series directed by Goro Miyazaki (Ghibli founder Hayao’s son), will stream on Amazon Prime later this month.
Emily Manning
1.11.17
Film

5 things you might not know about hayao miyazaki

To celebrate the beloved Studio Ghibli founder’s 76th birthday, we explore the little-known facets of his illustrious life and career, from his unseen music videos to his homage on ‘The Simpsons.’
Emily Manning
1.5.17
Film

watch a trailer for former studio ghibli animators' bewitching first film

'Mary and the Witch's Flower' — the first feature from Studio Ponoc, a new animation house of former Ghibli staffers — arrives just one day after the newly restored trailer for 'Ocean Waves,' an early 90s Ghibli film rarely seen outside of Japan. Watch...
Emily Manning
12.15.16
Film

studio ghibli's ‘princess mononoke’ is returning to theaters on hayao miyazaki’s birthday

To celebrate its 20th anniversary and its creator’s 76th birthday, the animated historical epic is charging back into cinemas.
Emily Manning
12.5.16
Film

'spirited away' is returning to theaters

Hayao Miyazaki’s 2001 Studio Ghibli classic will be screened in U.S. theaters next month to celebrate its 15th anniversary.
Emily Manning
11.15.16
Film

hayao miyazaki wants to come out of retirement for one more film

He's been working on this story for 20 years.
Isabelle Hellyer
11.14.16
News

cancel all your plans, studio ghibli’s tv show is coming

By the end of the year you’ll finally be able to enjoy the iconic studio’s first TV venture.
Wendy Syfret
10.19.16
News

watch a magical mashup of studio ghibli animations and irl scenery

South Korean superfan Kojer inserts your favorite Ghibli characters into ordinary life.
Hannah Ongley
10.18.16
Film

this supercut celebrates the powerful women of studio ghibli films

Spend a few minutes with some of cinema’s greatest heroines.
Wendy Syfret
9.28.16
News

huge studio ghibli exhibition in tokyo features themed food and a catbus for adults

'Ghibli Expo: From Nausicaä to Its Latest Film, The Red Turtle' features memorabilia from throughout the animation studio's vivid 30-year history.
Hannah Ongley
7.11.16