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.
It is officially confirmed today that internationally acclaimed Japanese anime director Hayao Miyazaki's early work Kaze no Tani no Nausicaa/Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind will get its kabuki play adaptation in December 2019. 41-year-old kabuki star Kikunosuke Oue IV is cast as the protagonist Nausicaa. Hit the jump for more details.
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.
Re:ZERO shows off new trailer and 1/1 scale bust figure, Konosuba film set for 2019, Mob Psycho 100 headed to toonami, & MORE! Hit the jump for the highlights of the hottest news in anime!
Last month, GKIDS announced plans to bring 2016 documentary Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki to cinemas in the United States. Now we have concrete dates beyond the winter release window, with the feature lined up for nationwide screenings this December. Read on for details.
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.
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.
Hayao Miyazaki mastered his anime craft at Studio Ghibli, but did you know that he got his start working on Lupin the Third? Hit the jump to read about how the infamous thief’s escapades set the groundwork for Miyazaki’s distinctive style!