Miyazaki

  • Disney to bring new Studio Ghibli film to states
    Disney to bring new Studio Ghibli film to states

    Disney will be bringing another animated feature from the studio of master animator Hayao Miyazaki to the states in 2011. Arrietty the Borrower, which is directed by Miyazaki’s key animator Hiromasa Yonebayashi, is currently getting its English voice overs. Frank Marshall ( @LeDoctor) has been tweeting selected information about who…

  • Hayao Miyazaki to produce first sequel
    Hayao Miyazaki to produce first sequel

    Whatever disease Pixar has, it is spreading across The Pacific Ocean to Japan. Studio Ghibli Animation Master Hayao Miyazaki has announced he is working on his first sequel. Porco Rosso: The Last Sortie will be a sequel to the 1992 film Porco Rosso. The initial film was set in WWI…

  • Hayao Miyazaki Profiled
    Hayao Miyazaki Profiled

    Trevor Hogg of the UK Film critic site Flickering Myth has just finished his 5 part series on Japan’s Animation Master Hayao Miyazaki, also known as the Japanese Walt Disney. Disney has partnered with Miyazaki’s Studio Ghibli to bring his works to America in the theaters and on DVD, usually…

  • Ponyo: Animation Artistry at its peak
    Ponyo: Animation Artistry at its peak

    Ponyo is a Studio Ghibli Film from Oscar®-winning director Hayao Miyazaki with dubbing and distribution in the US by Walt Disney Studios. It is becoming increasingly clear that there is one true master when it comes to the art of animation. That person is Hayao Miyazaki. It was Miyazaki’s biggest…

  • Miyazaki’s PONYO gets August Release Date In US
    Miyazaki’s PONYO gets August Release Date In US

    Animation master Hayao Miyazaki’s latest film, PONYO, has been picked up by Disney for a stateside distribution. August 14th will bring the movie that was inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale The Little Mermaid to America. It is already a hit in Japan. With Steve Alpert, Kathleen Kennedy and…

  • Pixar releases second trailer for “Up”
    Pixar releases second trailer for “Up”

    Disney/Pixar has released the second  trailer for the May 29 2009 movie “Up”. It’s available at Apple.com’s trailer site and here. It’s so hard to tell much about how good the movie will be from trailers like this. But you can tell that the rich detail, fun characterizations, and out…

  • Totoro Forest Project Auction Recap
    Totoro Forest Project Auction Recap

    $200,000 plus and growing. Talk about a green event! On Sept, 6, an art auction was held at Pixar Animation Studios in Emeryville with proceeds benefiting the Sayama Forest, an 8,750-acre patch of Mother Earth in all her glory just outside Tokyo. This area served as the inspiration for master…

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