How many times have you seen characters dining on delicious meals in a Studio Ghibli film? A middle school in Mishima, Japan decided to begin serving special school lunches inspired by classic films such as Porco Rosso, My Neighbor Totoro, and more. Hit the jump to make your mouth water!
A site, complete with English language page, has launched for the Japan Anima(tor)'s Exhibition, presented by Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno and Studio Khara with a logo drawn by Hayao Miyazaki and colored by Toshio Suzuki. Get a look after the jump.
While the Tokyo International Film Festival is presenting “The World of Hideaki Anno," Studio Ghibli co-founder Toshio Suzuki has explained that the work of Hayao Miyazaki would have been featured if he hadn't retired. So, it's appropriate that when invited to discuss "Cool Japan," the Japanese government's slogan for promoting the nation's culture industries, chief creative officer at Pixar John Lasseter spoke about Miyazaki's work and influence.
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.