GKIDS and Fathom Events are once again joining forces for the third annual Studio Ghibli Fest, a series of limited theatrical screenings that celebrates the internationally beloved animated works of Studio Ghibli, and now the new schedule and line-up have been announced for 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new English language teaser trailer has been released for Okko's Inn, a 2018 theatrical anime film about an apprentice innkeeper dealing with ghostly guests that will receive a limited, two-day screening in some 500 U.S. cinemas in April of 2019 thanks to Fathom Events and GKIDS. Hit the jump to check it out.
GKIDS and Fathom Events are teaming up once again for two days of screenings of the 2018 theatrical anime film, Okko's Inn (known as Wakaokami wa Shogakusei! in Japan), at some 500 select U.S. cinemas on April 22 & 23, 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
Even ghosts and spirits deserve hospitality, or at least that's the premise of the new English language teaser trailer for Okko's Inn (known in Japan as Wakaokami wa Shogakusei!), a 2018 theatrical anime film that will soon receive a limited U.S. theatrical release thanks to GKIDS. Hit the jump to check it out.
After first being outed by errant retailer solicitations in November, Shout Factory has officially announced the imminent and long-awaited home video re-release of one of the most striking and intense Japanese animated films in Perfect Blue. Hit the jump for the details.
Mirai, the latest animated theatrical film from director Mamoru Hosoda and Studio Chizu, has been nominated in the category of "Best Animated Film" for the 76th Golden Globe Awards, a prestigious industry event that recognizes excellence in film and television art. Hit the jump to learn more.
New York-based film distributor GKIDS has unveiled a new trailer for Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki, a 2016 documentary film that chronicles two years of the legendary animator's life and that depicts him coming out of retirement to create the short 3DCG animation film, Boro the Caterpillar. Hit the jump to check it out.
Just in time for Halloween, GKIDS and Fathom Events are bringing Spirited Away, the Academy Award-winning 2001 film directed by Hayao Miyazaki and animated by Studio Ghibli, to select theaters in the United States as part of their on-going Studio Ghibli Fest 2018 programming. Hit the jump to learn more.
New York-based film distributor GKIDS has acquired Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki, a documentary film that follows 2 years of the master animator's life as he struggles to complete his work on a difficult project after coming out of retirement. Hit the jump to learn more.
My Neighbor Totoro, a critically acclaimed children's fantasy film from director Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli, is celebrating its 30th anniversary, and for three days only in September and October of 2018, film distributors GKIDS and Fathom Events are bringing the beloved classic film to US theaters as part of Studio Ghibli Fest 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
Perfect Blue, a landmark psychological thriller theatrical anime film directed by Satoshi Kon and based on the novel by Yoshikazu Takeuchi, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its release in Japan, and now New York-based film distributor GKIDS and Fathom Events are teaming up for a set of limited screenings in U.S. theaters in September of 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
GKIDS and Fathom Events are celebrating the 20th anniversary of Grave of the Fireflies, a landmark animated film directed by Isao Takahata and animated by Studio Ghibli, with a special, limited theatrical release in U.S. theaters on August 12, 13, and 15, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
New York-based film distributors GKIDS have unveiled a new movie poster and an official trailer for The Night is Short, Walk on Girl, a 2017 theatrical anime film with direction by Masaaki Yuasa and animation production by Science Saru that is based on the novel by Tomihiko Morimi (The Tatami Galaxy). Hit the jump to check them out.
Hayao Miyazaki's brooding environmentalist fantasy film, Princess Mononoke, is returning to U.S. theaters this July for Studio Ghibli Fest 2018, a year-long series of screenings celebrating the visionary films of Studio Ghibli. Hit the jump to answer the call of the wild.