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Studio Ghibli [electronic resource] : The Films of Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781842432792Publication details: Harpenden : Oldcastle Books, 2009.ISBN:
  • 9781842433584
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Studio Ghibli : The Films of Hayao Miyazaki and Isao TakahataDDC classification:
  • 791.4334092252
LOC classification:
  • NC1766.J32 S884 2009
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Contents:
Cover; Title Page; Dedication; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; CONTENTS; 1 INTRODUCTION; 2 THE PRE-GHIBLI WORKS OF TAKAHATA ISAO AND MIYAZAKI HAYAO; 3 THE FILMS OF STUDIO GHIBLI; 4 OTHER PROJECTS; BIBLIOGRAPHY; Plates; Copyright
Summary: The animations of Japan's Studio Ghibli are amongst the most respected in the movie industry. Their delightful films rank alongside the most popular non-English language films ever made, with each new eagerly-anticipated release a guaranteed box-office smash. Yet this highly profitable studio has remained fiercely independent, producing a stream of imaginative and individual animations. The studio's founders, long-time animators Isao Takahata and Hayao Miyazaki, have created timeless masterpieces. Although their films are distinctly Japanese their themes are universal: humanity, community
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Cover; Title Page; Dedication; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; CONTENTS; 1 INTRODUCTION; 2 THE PRE-GHIBLI WORKS OF TAKAHATA ISAO AND MIYAZAKI HAYAO; 3 THE FILMS OF STUDIO GHIBLI; 4 OTHER PROJECTS; BIBLIOGRAPHY; Plates; Copyright

The animations of Japan's Studio Ghibli are amongst the most respected in the movie industry. Their delightful films rank alongside the most popular non-English language films ever made, with each new eagerly-anticipated release a guaranteed box-office smash. Yet this highly profitable studio has remained fiercely independent, producing a stream of imaginative and individual animations. The studio's founders, long-time animators Isao Takahata and Hayao Miyazaki, have created timeless masterpieces. Although their films are distinctly Japanese their themes are universal: humanity, community