After the preview for his upcoming 3DCG TV anime Ronia the Robber's Daughter at NHK Housou Center in Tokyo yesterday, the director Goro Miyazaki gave his opinion on Studio Ghibli co-founder Toshio Suzuki's remark last week that Hideaki Anno was the successor to Hayao Miyazaki, not his son Goro. Hit the jump for the story.
NHK's official site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of the Swedish author Astrid Lindgren's children's fantasy novel Ronia the Robber's Daughter is updated with a new key visual and its premiere date. The Goro Miyazaki-directed 3DCG TV anime will premiere at 19:00 on October 11. Hit the jump for more details.
A promo offers a first look at Ronia the Robber, a fall CG TV series directed by Studio Ghibli legend Hayao Miyazaki's son Goro Miyazaki at Polygon Pictures studio for NHK, based on Astrid Lindgren book. New ads also preview When Marnie Was There, the new Studio Ghibli movie from Secret World of Arrietty director Hiromasa Yonebayashi, opening July 19th. Check these out after the jump.
Goro Miyazaki, the eldest son of acclaimed anime director Hayao Miyazaki, is teaming up with his favorite singer for the third time. It is officially announced today that 27-year-old Aoi Teshima will sing the theme song for his upcoming TV anime adaptation of the fantasy novel Ronia the Robber's Daughter. Hit the jump for more.
Goro Miyazaki, who is best known as the eldest son of acclaimed anime director Hayao Miyazaki, is now directing a TV anime adaptation of the Swedish author Astrid Lindgren's children's fantasy novel Ronia the Robber's Daughter. It is scheduled to be premiere in Japan this fall. Hit the jump for more information.
Be aware that you'll be seeing a lot less fantasy than you may typically expect with the latest Studio Ghibli movie, From Up on Poppy Hill. The nostalgic shoujo manga adaptation, co-written by the legendary Hayao Miyazaki and directed by his son, Goro, is set to be released by GKids in New York and Los Angeles theaters on March 15 before expanding wider on March 29th. See the American trailer after the jump.
For the first time in a long time, a first run Studio Ghibli film is coming to the US from someone other than Disney. However, just because Gkids is taking over doesn't mean recognizable English language names aren't attached to the project. See who's voicing the Miyazakis' From Up on Poppy Hill after the jump.
In June, GKids announced the distribution rights to Studio Ghibli's latest movie, From Up On Poppy Hill. This will be the first release of a first-run Studio Ghibli film from GKids, constituting a break from the previous run of Disney-distributed Ghibli movies. See their new comments on their release plans after the jump.