THE TALE OF THE PRINCESS KAGUYA (2013)

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya is a 2013 Japanese animated fantasy drama film produced by Studio Ghibli and directed and co-written by Isao Takahata. It is Takahata’s fifth film for Studio Ghibli, and his first since 1999’s “My Neighbors the Yamadas”. It was released on November 23, 2013 and was nominated for the Academy…

THE WIND RISES(2013)

Hayao Miyazaki has been weaving dreams for years now and with every film he just gets one better. His body of work may not be as big as some other directors but his work is path breaking in terms of content and sheer beauty. Before the release of The Wind Rises, he candidly stated that…

SEN TO CHIHIRO NO KAMIKAKUSHI (2001)

“A picture of breathtaking beauty”. It warms my heart to see that in this fast and mechanical world people still have the kind of imagination and visual flair which transcends the the borders of fantasy and realism with such authenticity that the borders blur. Hayao Miyazaki has proved his wizardry again and again over the…