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Anime Legend Miyazaki Returns to the Director’s Chair Studio Ghibli has confirmed that its co-founder Hayao Miyazaki is coming out of retirement (again) to work on a new animated ... Continue Reading →
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FNE at Anifilm 2017: France Takes Top Animation Awards Jean-François Laguionie took the top feature prize at Czech Republic’s Anifilm festival for Louise by the Shore, with a special ... Continue Reading →
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Tix and Series Passes for Studio Ghibli Fest on Sale Now

We know you’ve been counting down the days ever since GKIDS and Fathom Events announced their Studio Ghibli Fest 2017 theatrical engagement series, which kicks off across the US this ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Expands Library with Studio Ghibli, ‘MLP’ Movie Art Books

VIZ Media has slated some noteworthy animation-related additions to its upcoming publishing slate. During its official panel at pop culture and comics convention C2E2, held over the ... Continue Reading →
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GKIDS, Fathom Partner for Ghibli Fest and ‘Mune’ US Premiere

Following the success of the cinema events for Hayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke, GKIDS and Fathom Events are teaming up to bring a series of anime classics ... Continue Reading →
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Ghibli’s Suzuki: Miyazaki Is Working on a New Feature

During a recent Academy screening of Oscar nominated film The Red Turtle, producer and Studio Ghibli co-founder Toshio Suzuki let it slip that his longtime comrade Hayao Miyazaki is ... Continue Reading →
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Shout! Scores NorAm Rights to ‘In This Corner of the World’

Multiplatform media company Shout! Factory has struck a deal with London-based producer/licensor/distributor Animatsu Entertainment to distribute animated feature In This Corner of ... Continue Reading →
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Funimation Brings ‘Your Name.’ to NorAm Theaters in April

Writer-director Makoto Shinkai’s critically acclaimed animated blockbuster Your Name. will be coming to North American theaters on April 7, 2017 through Funimation Films. The ... Continue Reading →
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Miyazaki’s ‘Princess Mononoke’ Returns to Theaters

Hayao Miyazaki’s internationally acclaimed feature Princess Mononoke is returning to theaters across the nation for a special 20th Anniversary celebration, complete with a glorious ... Continue Reading →
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Weinstein Hops on Ballerina Animation ‘Leap!’

The Weinstein Company announced it will be releasing Leap! — a French-Canadian CG animated feature centered on a late 19th century Paris ballet school — in theaters on March ... Continue Reading →