Takahata claims he’s “too busy at work” to become a member of the organization that hands out the Oscars.
Ranging from the technical to the quirky to the essential, these holiday electives make great presents for animation pros and fans.
Our look at four animated features that could upset the Oscar race and sneak in as nominees.
Yonebayashi’s second feature “When Marnie Was There” arrives on Blu-ray next week.
Isaoo Takahata’s 1991 efort is the only Studio Ghibli film never to have receive a North American release.
The films of the legendary Japanese filmmaker will be screened in Switzerland over the next couple months.
“There’s nothing inherently wrong or right about a method, whether it be pencil drawings or 3-D CG,” Miyazaki says.
Mamoru Hosoda’s new film will debut in Japan on July 11.
U.S. audiences get to enjoy a new Studio Ghibli film in theaters for potentially the last time.
The famed Japanese studio released its latest work today.