If you lived in Japan, the only way to watch the latest anime film from Studio Ghibli, Earwig and the Witch, was to watch it on TV back on December 30 ... until now. The Goro Miyazaki-directed feature, and the first feature-length 3DCG outing for Studio Ghibli, will be released in Japanese theaters on April 29. Learn more about the release after the jump!
Earlier this month, GKIDS announced a limited theatrical run and HBO Max streaming debut in February for Goro Miyazaki's latest feature at Studio Ghibli, the CG-animated adaptation of Earwig and the Witch. Now we know when to expect it on home video and digital, so read on for more.
GKIDS is about to unleash the first fully CG-animated feature from Studio Ghibli, Earwig and the Witch, and the latest update is here with specific dates. Read on for more.
After Goro Miyazaki's Earwig and the Witch airs on NHK in Japan on December 30, it's off to North America for an Oscar-qualifying run in early 2021. Check out the world debut of the English theme song after the jump.
With the next Studio Ghibli film on the horizon, director Goro Miyazaki, son of Hayao Miyazaki, was interviewed by Comic Natalie about his upcoming TV anime film Earwig and the Witch. He discussed why he chose to break tradition and animate the film in 3DCG, explaining that "there was no future for this studio if I was just copying what they had done." Read more after the jump!
The acclaimed anime films of Studio Ghibli are available to stream in the US on HBO Max, but that doesn't mean much to folks located elsewhere. For anime fans further north, however, today marks the debut of 20 Ghibli features on Netflix in Canada. Read on for details.